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Tasmania / Linsie Tan
Bib ID 8032917
Format BookBook [cartographic image, text, volume]
Author
Tan, Linsie, author
 
Description Frenchs Forest, NSW : Redback Publishing, [2018] 
©2018 
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), portraits ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 9781925630459 (paperback)
Series

Tan, Linsie. Australian states and territories.

Australian states and territories

Summary

Isolated from the rest of Australia for thousands of years, the island of Tasmania is a haven for unique wildlife. Its World Heritage wilderness area covers about a quarter of the state. Find out what caused the Tasmanian tiger to become extinct, and how Tasmania is now protecting its native plants and animals. Then read about the connection between Hobart, Antarctica and the first man to reach the South Pole.

Full contents
  • Geography of Tasmania
  • Aboriginal History of Tasmania
  • Colonial History of Tasmania
  • Transport in Tasmania
  • Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area
  • Industries in Tasmania
  • Agriculture in Tasmania
  • Environment and Sustainability in Tasmania
  • Government of Tasmania
  • Notable People From Tasmania
 
Notes

Includes index.

For primary school students.

Subjects Australian history.  |  Landforms.  |  Landforms.  |  Australian history.  |  Tasmania - History.  |  Tasmania - Geography.  |  Tasmania -- Geography.  |  Tasmania -- History -- Juvenile literature.  |  Tasmania -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature.  |  Tasmania -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.  |  Tasmania -- History.  |  Tasmania.  |  Tasmania.
Form/genre History.
Other authors/contributors Tan, Linsie

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