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The Resource T.W. Edgeworth David : a life : geologist, adventurer, soldier and 'Knight in the old brown hat', by David Branagan

T.W. Edgeworth David : a life : geologist, adventurer, soldier and 'Knight in the old brown hat', by David Branagan

Label
T.W. Edgeworth David : a life : geologist, adventurer, soldier and 'Knight in the old brown hat'
Title
T.W. Edgeworth David
Title remainder
a life : geologist, adventurer, soldier and 'Knight in the old brown hat'
Statement of responsibility
by David Branagan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pages 249-253 account of Edgeworth David's study of the Talgai skull; pages 358-359 : brief discussion of Edgeworth David's Aboriginal interests during the years 1923-27: publication of paper: "Geological evidence of the antiquity of Man in the Commonwealth, with special reference to the Tasmanian Aborigines"; views that the Aboriginal people on the mainland of Australia faced imminent extinction; advocation of segregating Aboriginal people on reserves
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Branagan, David F.
Dewey number
551.092/94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE22.D28
LC item number
B73 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cliff, Paul
  • National Library of Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • David, T. W. Edgeworth
  • Geologists
  • Explorers
Target audience
general
Label
T.W. Edgeworth David : a life : geologist, adventurer, soldier and 'Knight in the old brown hat', by David Branagan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 2007 finalist, Prime Minister's Prize for Australian History
  • Includes index
  • Maps as endpapers
  • Bibliography, p. 488-520
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000028614643
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 648 p.
Isbn
9780642107916
Lccn
2006445819
Other physical details
ill., facsims, ports;
System control number
(OCoLC)224558610
Terms governing use
David Branagan and National Library of Australia 2005.
Label
T.W. Edgeworth David : a life : geologist, adventurer, soldier and 'Knight in the old brown hat', by David Branagan
Publication
Note
  • 2007 finalist, Prime Minister's Prize for Australian History
  • Includes index
  • Maps as endpapers
  • Bibliography, p. 488-520
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000028614643
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 648 p.
Isbn
9780642107916
Lccn
2006445819
Other physical details
ill., facsims, ports;
System control number
(OCoLC)224558610
Terms governing use
David Branagan and National Library of Australia 2005.

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