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The Resource Undiscovered Australia : being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923 - 1925, by Capt. Sir G H Wilkins ; introduction : Craig Williams, Colin Harris ; biographical note : Valerie Sitters

Undiscovered Australia : being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923 - 1925, by Capt. Sir G H Wilkins ; introduction : Craig Williams, Colin Harris ; biographical note : Valerie Sitters

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Undiscovered Australia : being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923 - 1925
Title
Undiscovered Australia
Title remainder
being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923 - 1925
Statement of responsibility
by Capt. Sir G H Wilkins ; introduction : Craig Williams, Colin Harris ; biographical note : Valerie Sitters
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Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANL
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1888-1958
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Wilkins, G. H.
Dewey number
919.40442
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, Craig R.
  • Harris, C. R.
  • Sitters, Valerie
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  • Olembek
  • Yarra
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Natural history
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Animals
  • Australia, Northern
Label
Undiscovered Australia : being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923 - 1925, by Capt. Sir G H Wilkins ; introduction : Craig Williams, Colin Harris ; biographical note : Valerie Sitters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published London : Ernest Benn Limited 1928
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages xxxi-xxxii
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sir Hubert Wilkins : a discoverer at the vanguard of science and environmentalism / Craig Williams -- Sir Hubert Wilkins : a conservation perspective / Colin Harris -- Sir Hubert Wilkins : biographical note / Valerie Sitters -- Undiscovered Australia: being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923-1925 -- Part 1 : 1923 : Talwood ad Hollymount, south-west Queensland -- Thomby Station, South-west Queensland -- Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland -- Temple Bay and Macmillan River, North Queensland -- Moreton Telegraph Station to Port Stewart, North Queensland -- Townsville, Torrens Creek, and Flinders River, north-west Queensland -- Blackall to Brisbane, central Queensland -- Part II: Westwood, near Rockhampton, central Queensland -- New England district, New South Wales -- Flinders River and Bloomsbury, North Queensland -- Gulf of Carpentaria and Cowal Creek, Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland -- Across the Gulf to Milingimbi, Northern Territory -- Port Darwin and the Northern Territory -- By rail to Katherine and the Katherine races, Northern Territory -- Katherine to Goyder River, Northern Territory -- Along Goyder River to the coast, Northern Territory -- King River District and Milingimbi, Northern Territory -- Cannibals, Northern Territory -- Origin of tribes and ceremonies, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory -- Folk-lore stories -- Industries, duels, amusements, and customs of the Arnhem Land people -- Part III 1925 : Towards Groote Eylandt -- Groote Eylandt Mission Station -- A trip around Groote Eylandt -- A night of terror with the blacks, Groote Eylandt -- Groote Eylandt family life -- Roper River, and conclusion -- Appendix: origin of the expedition and its scientific results
Control code
000058004213
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781876154882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)954346441
Label
Undiscovered Australia : being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923 - 1925, by Capt. Sir G H Wilkins ; introduction : Craig Williams, Colin Harris ; biographical note : Valerie Sitters
Publication
Note
  • Originally published London : Ernest Benn Limited 1928
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages xxxi-xxxii
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sir Hubert Wilkins : a discoverer at the vanguard of science and environmentalism / Craig Williams -- Sir Hubert Wilkins : a conservation perspective / Colin Harris -- Sir Hubert Wilkins : biographical note / Valerie Sitters -- Undiscovered Australia: being an account of an expedition to tropical Australia to collect specimens of the rarer native fauna for the British Museum, 1923-1925 -- Part 1 : 1923 : Talwood ad Hollymount, south-west Queensland -- Thomby Station, South-west Queensland -- Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland -- Temple Bay and Macmillan River, North Queensland -- Moreton Telegraph Station to Port Stewart, North Queensland -- Townsville, Torrens Creek, and Flinders River, north-west Queensland -- Blackall to Brisbane, central Queensland -- Part II: Westwood, near Rockhampton, central Queensland -- New England district, New South Wales -- Flinders River and Bloomsbury, North Queensland -- Gulf of Carpentaria and Cowal Creek, Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland -- Across the Gulf to Milingimbi, Northern Territory -- Port Darwin and the Northern Territory -- By rail to Katherine and the Katherine races, Northern Territory -- Katherine to Goyder River, Northern Territory -- Along Goyder River to the coast, Northern Territory -- King River District and Milingimbi, Northern Territory -- Cannibals, Northern Territory -- Origin of tribes and ceremonies, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory -- Folk-lore stories -- Industries, duels, amusements, and customs of the Arnhem Land people -- Part III 1925 : Towards Groote Eylandt -- Groote Eylandt Mission Station -- A trip around Groote Eylandt -- A night of terror with the blacks, Groote Eylandt -- Groote Eylandt family life -- Roper River, and conclusion -- Appendix: origin of the expedition and its scientific results
Control code
000058004213
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781876154882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)954346441

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