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The desert uplands biogeographical zone (Queensland) : a heritage resource assessment, J.R. Smith and M.J. Rowland

Label
The desert uplands biogeographical zone (Queensland) : a heritage resource assessment
Title
The desert uplands biogeographical zone (Queensland)
Title remainder
a heritage resource assessment
Statement of responsibility
J.R. Smith and M.J. Rowland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Smith, James R
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Rowland, M. J
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  • Queensland, Central
  • Archaeological site location
Label
The desert uplands biogeographical zone (Queensland) : a heritage resource assessment, J.R. Smith and M.J. Rowland
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • "January 1991"
  • A report to the Cultural Heritage Division, Dept of Environment & Heritage, Brisbane and the Australian Heritage Commission
  • Includes maps of Aboriginal language groups of the Desert Uplands
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : page 136-140
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Environmental setting : Part A : the physical environment : geology and physiography; Climate; Vegetation; Discussion - environment and subsistence: land systems of the desert uplands; land system descriptions; land systems and archaeological sites -- Part B: The social and economic environment : government; land use; future development; demography -- Archaelogy: introduction; the computerised data base : site records; recording; distribution; location; types; land systems : environmental context of sites; environmental context of site types; Regional variation in artefact scatters: site size; assemblage composition; raw material usage - quarry sites; Research aspects of DU stone assemblages; Art sites : distribution of art sites; location of art sites; art site descriptions; the regional art assemblage; research aspects of art sites; Stone and earthen arrangements: research aspects of stone arrangements -- Exploration, ethnography and history : introduction; Exploration and settlement : phase 1 - early explorers; Phase 2 - the search for Burke and Wills and grazing ground; Pioneer settlers and miners; Aboriginal use of the Desert Uplands; Aboriginal groups of the Desert Uplands; Subsistence; Settlement systems; Exchange systems -- Discussions and conclusions : research; Management; Recommendations -- Appendices: 1: Description of the way in which the traditional landholders were dealt with by the squatters and native police from Curr 1886 -- II: List of properties in and around the Desert Uplands and their owners as given in Pughs almanac for the year 1878 -- III: Some early impressions of various aspects of the Desert Uplands -- IV: Map of the Lammermoor Tableland and the surrounding country from Bennett (1928) "Christison of Lammermoor" -- V: Map of Sir Thomas Mitchell's route along the Belyando River from Mitchell (1848) "Exploration into the interior of tropical Australia"
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
viii, 140 pages
Governing access note
Open access - Reading ; Open copying for private study, Closed quotation. Not for Inter Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Tom Austen Brown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
Stock number
MAR12/106
Label
The desert uplands biogeographical zone (Queensland) : a heritage resource assessment, J.R. Smith and M.J. Rowland
Production
Note
  • "January 1991"
  • A report to the Cultural Heritage Division, Dept of Environment & Heritage, Brisbane and the Australian Heritage Commission
  • Includes maps of Aboriginal language groups of the Desert Uplands
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : page 136-140
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Environmental setting : Part A : the physical environment : geology and physiography; Climate; Vegetation; Discussion - environment and subsistence: land systems of the desert uplands; land system descriptions; land systems and archaeological sites -- Part B: The social and economic environment : government; land use; future development; demography -- Archaelogy: introduction; the computerised data base : site records; recording; distribution; location; types; land systems : environmental context of sites; environmental context of site types; Regional variation in artefact scatters: site size; assemblage composition; raw material usage - quarry sites; Research aspects of DU stone assemblages; Art sites : distribution of art sites; location of art sites; art site descriptions; the regional art assemblage; research aspects of art sites; Stone and earthen arrangements: research aspects of stone arrangements -- Exploration, ethnography and history : introduction; Exploration and settlement : phase 1 - early explorers; Phase 2 - the search for Burke and Wills and grazing ground; Pioneer settlers and miners; Aboriginal use of the Desert Uplands; Aboriginal groups of the Desert Uplands; Subsistence; Settlement systems; Exchange systems -- Discussions and conclusions : research; Management; Recommendations -- Appendices: 1: Description of the way in which the traditional landholders were dealt with by the squatters and native police from Curr 1886 -- II: List of properties in and around the Desert Uplands and their owners as given in Pughs almanac for the year 1878 -- III: Some early impressions of various aspects of the Desert Uplands -- IV: Map of the Lammermoor Tableland and the surrounding country from Bennett (1928) "Christison of Lammermoor" -- V: Map of Sir Thomas Mitchell's route along the Belyando River from Mitchell (1848) "Exploration into the interior of tropical Australia"
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
viii, 140 pages
Governing access note
Open access - Reading ; Open copying for private study, Closed quotation. Not for Inter Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Tom Austen Brown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
Stock number
MAR12/106

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