The Resource Desert science, editors: Steve Morton, Libby Robin, Mike Smith

Desert science, editors: Steve Morton, Libby Robin, Mike Smith

Label
Desert science
Title
Desert science
Statement of responsibility
editors: Steve Morton, Libby Robin, Mike Smith
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Is part of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morton, Steve
  • Robin, Libby
  • Smith, M. A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chupurula, David
  • Yannarilyi, Johnny Jampijinpa
  • Olive Pink Botanic Garden
  • Deserts
Label
Desert science, editors: Steve Morton, Libby Robin, Mike Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special issue of Historical Records of Australian Science : Volume 25 number 2 December 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing a history of scientific endeavour in Australia's deserts / Libby Robin, Steve Morton and Mike Smith -- Makings of icons : Alan Newsome, the red kangaroo and the dingo / Thomas M. Newsome -- How the desert got a past : a history of quaternary research in Australia's deserts / Mike Smith -- Putting science in its place : the role of Sandringham Station in fostering arid zone science in Australia / Christopher R. Dickman and Libby Robin -- State, scientists and citizens : conserving Lake Magenta and Dragon Rocks, Western Australia / Andrea Gaynor -- Lizards of the Australian deserts : uncovering an extraordinary ecological story / S. R. Morton and A. J. Emmott -- Gallant desert flora : Olive Pink's Australian Arid Regions Flora Reserve / Saskia Beudel and Margo Daly
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
pages 144-368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimile, maps, portraits
Label
Desert science, editors: Steve Morton, Libby Robin, Mike Smith
Publication
Note
Special issue of Historical Records of Australian Science : Volume 25 number 2 December 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing a history of scientific endeavour in Australia's deserts / Libby Robin, Steve Morton and Mike Smith -- Makings of icons : Alan Newsome, the red kangaroo and the dingo / Thomas M. Newsome -- How the desert got a past : a history of quaternary research in Australia's deserts / Mike Smith -- Putting science in its place : the role of Sandringham Station in fostering arid zone science in Australia / Christopher R. Dickman and Libby Robin -- State, scientists and citizens : conserving Lake Magenta and Dragon Rocks, Western Australia / Andrea Gaynor -- Lizards of the Australian deserts : uncovering an extraordinary ecological story / S. R. Morton and A. J. Emmott -- Gallant desert flora : Olive Pink's Australian Arid Regions Flora Reserve / Saskia Beudel and Margo Daly
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
pages 144-368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimile, maps, portraits

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
Processing Feedback ...