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Defending the Little Desert : the rise of ecological consciousness in Australia / Libby Robin
Bib ID 1915007
Format BookBook
Author
Robin, Libby, 1956-
 
Description Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1998 
xii, 203 p., [4] p. of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0522848311 (paperback)
Summary

The conservation campaign to save the Little Desert in Victoria's far north west; includes brief history of the Wotjabaluk people of the Little Desert area and Ebenezer Mission; brief references to Nathaniel Pepper, Phillip Pepper, Bobby Kinnear, Jack Kennedy, Peter Kennedy and land rights activist David Anderson; Goolum Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 180-196.

Subjects Environmental protection -- Australia -- Citizen participation.  |  Environmental responsibility -- Victoria -- Little Desert National Park.  |  Ecosystem management -- Victoria -- Little Desert National Park.  |  Environmentalism -- Australia.  |  Conservation of natural resources -- Victoria -- Little Desert National Park.  |  Environment - Resource management.  |  Land rights - Crown land.  |  Environment - Conservation - Ecologically sustainable development.  |  Environment - Conservation - Forests.  |  History.  |  Land rights - Claims, disputes, hearings.  |  Wergaia / Wotjobaluk people (S17) (Vic SI54-15)  |  Environment - Conservation - Conservation areas.  |  Environment - Biodiversity.  |  Environment - Deserts.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Heritage protection.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Little Desert National Park (Vic.)  |  Nhill (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Ebenezer / Lake Hindmarsh (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Dimboola (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Little Desert (NW Vic SJ54-03)  |  Wimmera (NW Vic SJ54-03)

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