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The story of Australia / Meredith Hooper ; illustrated by Elaine Haxton
Bib ID 2351302
Format BookBook
Author
Hooper, Meredith, 1939-
 
Description New York : Taplinger Pub. Co., 1976, c1974 
64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 x 26 cm. 
ISBN 0800874528
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Traces the history and development of Australia from its beginnings as an English penal colony to the present.

Notes

Includes index.

Cited In

White, v. 2, 4189

Subjects Animals - Mammals - Cattle.  |  Buildings - Public - Customs houses.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Environment - Lakes and rivers.  |  Settlement and contacts - Penal colonies / Convicts.  |  Animals - Marine mammals - Seals.  |  Settlement and contacts - First Fleet, 1788.  |  Plants - Eucalypts.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Sheep and wool.  |  Australia -- History -- Juvenile literature.  |  Australia -- History.  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Haxton, Elaine, 1909-1999

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