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The Resource Merinos, myths and Macarthurs : Australian graziers and their sheep, 1788-1900, J.C. Garran and L. White

Merinos, myths and Macarthurs : Australian graziers and their sheep, 1788-1900, J.C. Garran and L. White

Label
Merinos, myths and Macarthurs : Australian graziers and their sheep, 1788-1900
Title
Merinos, myths and Macarthurs
Title remainder
Australian graziers and their sheep, 1788-1900
Statement of responsibility
J.C. Garran and L. White
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garran, J. C.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
SF375.5
LC item number
.A8 G37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
White, Les
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • MacArthur, John
  • MacArthur family
  • Sheep
  • Merino sheep
  • Sheep
  • Wool trade and industry
  • Sheep ranchers
  • Wool trade and industry
Target audience
adult
Label
Merinos, myths and Macarthurs : Australian graziers and their sheep, 1788-1900, J.C. Garran and L. White
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. [261]-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early settlement -- The founding flock -- Eight small sheep at Norflok Island -- The first Merinos -- The lucky combination of breeds -- The early sheep of Van Diemen's Land -- Philip Gidley king: from flax to wool -- How Marsden almost succeeded -- The unimportance of John Macarthur -- The hollow triumph of the Macarthurs -- William Cox: a new direction -- Saxon sheep -- Saxon breeders at Mudgee -- William Hampden Dutton, agricultural scientist -- The Australian Agricultural Company -- Wool in Tasmania -- Late arrival of sheep in Victoria -- South Australia -- Pioneering problems -- Expanding frontiers and new sheep -- The end of the beginning -- The peppin merions
Control code
000002263024
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 288 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy received from ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780080329727
Lccn
82071410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
ZBWT00012831
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)13681161
Label
Merinos, myths and Macarthurs : Australian graziers and their sheep, 1788-1900, J.C. Garran and L. White
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. [261]-270
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early settlement -- The founding flock -- Eight small sheep at Norflok Island -- The first Merinos -- The lucky combination of breeds -- The early sheep of Van Diemen's Land -- Philip Gidley king: from flax to wool -- How Marsden almost succeeded -- The unimportance of John Macarthur -- The hollow triumph of the Macarthurs -- William Cox: a new direction -- Saxon sheep -- Saxon breeders at Mudgee -- William Hampden Dutton, agricultural scientist -- The Australian Agricultural Company -- Wool in Tasmania -- Late arrival of sheep in Victoria -- South Australia -- Pioneering problems -- Expanding frontiers and new sheep -- The end of the beginning -- The peppin merions
Control code
000002263024
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 288 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy received from ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780080329727
Lccn
82071410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
ZBWT00012831
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)13681161

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