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Northern Territory / Linsie Tan
Bib ID 7341717
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 (chiefly colour) ; 31 cm. 
ISBN 9780994624727 (hardback)
Series

Tan, Linsie. Australian states and territories.

Summary

"From the red desert landscapes in the south, to the lush tropics of the north, the Northern Territory has vast areas of spectacular wilderness. The World Heritage sites of Kakadu and Uluru are iconic locations, recognised around the world as symbols of Australia. Read about the history of the Northern Territory, its economy and its path to self-government. Then find out why camels were so important in the territory's early development. 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 -- Northern Territory -- History.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Gurindji people (C20) (NT SE52-08)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Enterprises - Mining.  |  Politics and Government - Local government.  |  Transport.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Yolngu people (NT SD53)  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  History - Cultural.  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Environment - Conservation.  |  Mining industry - Uranium.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture.  |  Economic sectors - Fishing.  |  Defence - Military bases.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Art - Rock art.  |  History - Biographies.  |  Environment - Climate and weather.  |  Northern Territory -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.  |  Northern Territory -- History -- Juvenile literature.  |  Northern Territory -- Juvenile literature.  |  Northern Territory -- Economic conditions -- Juvenile literature.  |  Port Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Watarrka / Kings Canyon (South Central NT SG52-04)  |  Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Kakadu National Park (NT SD53-01, SD53-05)  |  Nitmiluk / Katherine Gorge (NT Top End SD53-09)  |  Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Karlu Karlu / Devils Marbles (Central NT SF53-02)  |  Uluru / Ayers Rock (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Kata Tjuta / Olgas (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Northern Territory (NT)  |  Australian
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