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South Australia / Linsie Tan
Bib ID 7341608
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Tan, Linsie, author
 
Description Frenchs Forest, NSW : Redback Publishing, 2017 
©2017 
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps, portraits (some colour) ; 31 cm. 
ISBN 9780994624741 (hardback)
Series

Tan, Linsie. Australian states and territories.

Summary

"From its wineries and coastline in the south, to its deserts in the remote north, South Australia is a state of contrasts. Find out about Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre, how it can transform from a brittle salt lake into a wetland. Discover how the early colony of South Australia managed to develop without the benefit of having convict labourers, then read about the exploits of the explorers who crossed deserts to find a route to the north of the continent. Aboriginal history and culture; maps timelines, statistics; historic illustrations; covers geography, history, economics, government; biographies of notable people; Australian Primary curriculum."--Back cover.

Notes

Includes index.

For primary school students.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- History.  |  Economic sectors - Tourism.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Geography - Territories and boundaries.  |  Environment - Climate and weather.  |  Kaurna people (L3) (SA SI54-09)  |  Demography - Census data.  |  Nawo / Nawu people (L2) (SA SI53-07)  |  Environment - Conservation.  |  Parnkalla / Barngarla / Bungala / Banggarla people (L6) (SA SI53-04)  |  Wirangu people (C1) (SA SH53-14)  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events.  |  Settlement and contacts - Ethnic groups, immigration and multiculturalism.  |  Kokatha people (C3) (SA SH53-06)  |  History - Cultural.  |  Hunting - Seal.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation.  |  Ngadjuri / Ngadyuri people (L5) (SA SI54-05)  |  Economic sectors - Fishing.  |  Economic sectors - Energy - Petroleum.  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  History - Biographies.  |  Enterprises - Aquaculture.  |  Economic sectors - Whaling.  |  Enterprises - Mining.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture.  |  Politics and Government - Local government.  |  Transport.  |  Meru people (SA SI54)  |  South Australia -- Economic conditions -- Juvenile literature.  |  South Australia -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.  |  South Australia -- History -- Juvenile literature.  |  South Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Ngaut Ngaut (SE SA SI54-10)  |  Woomera (West SA SH53-16)  |  Kangaroo Island (SE SA SI53-16)  |  Maralinga (Far West SA SH52-12)  |  Flinders Ranges (NE SA SH54-09, SH54-13)  |  Naracoorte (SE SA SJ54-02)  |  Barossa (SE SA SI54-09)  |  River Murray (SW NSW, N Vic, SE SA SI54, SI55)  |  Kati Thanda / Lake Eyre (NE SA SH53-04)  |  Poonindie (West SA SI53-11)  |  Eyre Peninsula (West SA SI53-06, SI53-07, SI53-08, SI53-11)  |  Australian
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