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The Resource Exploring in Western Australia, Hazel Biggs

Exploring in Western Australia, Hazel Biggs

Label
Exploring in Western Australia
Title
Exploring in Western Australia
Statement of responsibility
Hazel Biggs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
History of exploration in Western Australia, written in a style suitable for upper primary and lower secondary students; mentions contacts with Aboriginal people and Aboriginal guides
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
AUT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Biggs, Hazel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
"Suitable for upper primary and lower secondary students
Intended audience source
Back cover
LC call number
DU372.A2
LC item number
B54 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Deborah Louise, 1958-
  • Western Australian Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Windich, Tommy
  • Pierre, Tommy
  • Dower, Tommy
  • Wylie
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Explorers
  • Western Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Exploring in Western Australia, Hazel Biggs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 89-90
Contents
Before the Europeans came -- The discovery of the coastline -- The first attempt to explore the mainland -- Journeys of exploration -- Discovering the coast in more detail -- Thomas Braidwood Wilson -- Dr Alexander Collie -- Mokare -- The Aboriginal people and the first settlers -- Exploring beyond the Swan River -- Exploring the Darling Range -- Ensign Robert Dale -- Exploration results in the spread of settlement -- Captain Thomas Bannister -- Lieutenant H.W. Bunbury -- John Septimus Roe -- The need to increase the agricultural areas -- The naturalist explorers -- Table: natural scientists -- John Gilbert -- Hopes of fresh water inland -- Robert Austin -- Henry Maxwell Lefroy -- Charles Cook Hunt -- Exploring the north -- George Grey -- Augustus Charles Gregory --Francis Thomas Gregory -- The explorers who did not return -- Frederick Kennedy Panter -- James Richard Harding -- William Henry Goldwyer -- Crossing the inland dry areas -- Edward John Eyre -- John Forrest -- Ernest Giles -- The return crossing -- Peter Egerton Warburton -- The Aboriginal guides -- Tommy Windich -- Tommy Pierre -- Tommy Dower -- Wylie -- Crossing the desert from south to north -- Lawrence Allen Wells -- David Wynford Carnegie -- Alfred Canning -- The Canning stock route -- Additional important journeys -- The names on our maps -- The effect of exploration on the Aboriginal people
Control code
000012914726
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 91 p.
Isbn
9780730983958
Lccn
98115479
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Exploring in Western Australia, Hazel Biggs
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 89-90
Contents
Before the Europeans came -- The discovery of the coastline -- The first attempt to explore the mainland -- Journeys of exploration -- Discovering the coast in more detail -- Thomas Braidwood Wilson -- Dr Alexander Collie -- Mokare -- The Aboriginal people and the first settlers -- Exploring beyond the Swan River -- Exploring the Darling Range -- Ensign Robert Dale -- Exploration results in the spread of settlement -- Captain Thomas Bannister -- Lieutenant H.W. Bunbury -- John Septimus Roe -- The need to increase the agricultural areas -- The naturalist explorers -- Table: natural scientists -- John Gilbert -- Hopes of fresh water inland -- Robert Austin -- Henry Maxwell Lefroy -- Charles Cook Hunt -- Exploring the north -- George Grey -- Augustus Charles Gregory --Francis Thomas Gregory -- The explorers who did not return -- Frederick Kennedy Panter -- James Richard Harding -- William Henry Goldwyer -- Crossing the inland dry areas -- Edward John Eyre -- John Forrest -- Ernest Giles -- The return crossing -- Peter Egerton Warburton -- The Aboriginal guides -- Tommy Windich -- Tommy Pierre -- Tommy Dower -- Wylie -- Crossing the desert from south to north -- Lawrence Allen Wells -- David Wynford Carnegie -- Alfred Canning -- The Canning stock route -- Additional important journeys -- The names on our maps -- The effect of exploration on the Aboriginal people
Control code
000012914726
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 91 p.
Isbn
9780730983958
Lccn
98115479
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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