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Cosmopolitan conservationists : greening modern Sydney / Peggy James
Bib ID 6302906
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
James, Peggy, author
 
Description Melbourne, Vic : Australian Scholarly, 2013 
©2013 
x, 291 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 25 cm 
ISBN 9781925003086 (paperback)
Summary

Tells the stories of the intertwined lives and writings of a network of conservationists in early 20th century Sydney, which included David Stead, Walter Burley Griffin, Charles Bean, Thistle Harris, Norman Weekes, Marie Byles, Myles Dunphy and Annie Wyatt.

Notes

Includes bibliographic references (pages 276-282) and index.

Tertiary/Undergraduate, General.

Subjects Stead, David G. (David George), 1877-1957.  |  Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937.  |  Bean, C. E. W. (Charles Edwin Woodrow), 1879-1968.  |  Harris, Thistle Y. (Thistle Yolette), 1902-1990.  |  Weekes, Norman.  |  Byles, Marie Beuzeville.  |  Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985.  |  Wyatt, A. Forsyth.  |  Nature conservation -- New South Wales -- Sydney.  |  Conservationists -- Australia -- Biography.  |  City planning -- New South Wales -- Sydney.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Planning.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Rowlands, Art, designer

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