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The Resource Rugged beyond imagination : stories from an Australian mountain region, Matthew Higgins

Rugged beyond imagination : stories from an Australian mountain region, Matthew Higgins

Label
Rugged beyond imagination : stories from an Australian mountain region
Title
Rugged beyond imagination
Title remainder
stories from an Australian mountain region
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Higgins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stories of the ACT high country, including Namadgi National Park, and includes references to Aboriginal people, culture, place names and some Aboriginal men who worked as stockman; includes brief mention of fire as a land management tool Hairy man (Yowie) of the mountains
Cataloging source
ANL
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1957-
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Higgins, Matthew
Dewey number
994.7
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
index present
LC call number
DU145
LC item number
.H53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Goody, Christy
  • Dixon, Roy
  • Williams, Harry
  • Harris, Roy
  • Onyong
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Namadgi National Park (A.C.T.)
  • Australian Alps (N.S.W. and Vic.)
  • Kosciuszko National Park (N.S.W.)
Label
Rugged beyond imagination : stories from an Australian mountain region, Matthew Higgins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 231-234
Contents
PART ONE -- 1. 150 years of grazing -- 2. hoofbeats through snowgums -- PART TWO -- 3. a line along the ranges -- 4. fire, ice and axe -- 5. plots and plantings -- 6. capturing a catchment -- 7. the skiing pioneers -- PART THREE -- 8. a place of change
Control code
000044076544
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9781876944742
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Rugged beyond imagination : stories from an Australian mountain region, Matthew Higgins
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 231-234
Contents
PART ONE -- 1. 150 years of grazing -- 2. hoofbeats through snowgums -- PART TWO -- 3. a line along the ranges -- 4. fire, ice and axe -- 5. plots and plantings -- 6. capturing a catchment -- 7. the skiing pioneers -- PART THREE -- 8. a place of change
Control code
000044076544
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9781876944742
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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