The Resource "Tackling the back country" : Richard Maurice's expeditions in the Great Victoria Desert, 1897-1903, Tom Gara

"Tackling the back country" : Richard Maurice's expeditions in the Great Victoria Desert, 1897-1903, Tom Gara

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"Tackling the back country" : Richard Maurice's expeditions in the Great Victoria Desert, 1897-1903
Title
"Tackling the back country"
Title remainder
Richard Maurice's expeditions in the Great Victoria Desert, 1897-1903
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Tom Gara
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Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the several expeditions made by Richard Maurice into and across the Great Victoria Desert between 1897 and 1903; Maurice's work in locating important water sources in the country north of the Nullabor plain, recording information on the fauna, flora and landscape as well as collecting biological, mineralogical and ethnographical specimens; includes biographical information about Maurice; concludes with a statement on the significant contribution made by Maurice to our knowledge of the Great Victorian Desert
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1954-
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Gara, Tom
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Maurice, Richard
  • Ethnological expeditions
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"Tackling the back country" : Richard Maurice's expeditions in the Great Victoria Desert, 1897-1903, Tom Gara
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Bibliography note
Bibliography : page 60
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volume
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rdacarrier
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  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
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rdacontent
Extent
pages 42-60
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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illustrations, maps, portraits
Label
"Tackling the back country" : Richard Maurice's expeditions in the Great Victoria Desert, 1897-1903, Tom Gara
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : page 60
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
pages 42-60
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits

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