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The Resource The Reef : a passionate history: | the great barrier reef from Captain Cook to climate change, Iain McCalman

The Reef : a passionate history: | the great barrier reef from Captain Cook to climate change, Iain McCalman

Label
The Reef : a passionate history: | the great barrier reef from Captain Cook to climate change
Title
The Reef
Title remainder
  • a passionate history:
  • the great barrier reef from Captain Cook to climate change
Statement of responsibility
Iain McCalman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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McCalman, Iain
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Cook, James
  • Flinders, Matthew
  • Bungaree
  • Old Duppa
  • Boroto
  • Thompson, Barbara
  • Thomagugu
  • Baki
  • Brierly, Oswald W. B.
  • Morrill, James
  • Pelletier, Narcisse
  • Fraser, Eliza
  • Banfield, Ted
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)
Label
The Reef : a passionate history: | the great barrier reef from Captain Cook to climate change, Iain McCalman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 305-313)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I Terror -- 1.Labyrinth: Captain Cook's entrapment -- 2.Barrier: Matthew Flinders's dilemma -- 3.Cage: Eliza Fraser's hack writer -- 4.Bastion: Joseph Jukes's epiphanies -- pt. II Nurture -- 5.Hearth: Barbara Thompson, the ghost maiden -- 6.Heartlands: The Lost Lives of Karkynjib and Anco -- 7.Refuge: William Kent escapes his past -- 8.Paradise: Ted Banfield's island retreat -- pt. III Wonder -- 9.Obsession: The quest to prove the origins of the Reef -- 10.Symbiosis: Cambridge dons on a coral cay -- 11.War: A poet, a forester, and an artist join forces -- 12.Extinction: Charlie Veron, Darwin of the coral
Control code
000054781537
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780374535346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps portraits
Label
The Reef : a passionate history: | the great barrier reef from Captain Cook to climate change, Iain McCalman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 305-313)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I Terror -- 1.Labyrinth: Captain Cook's entrapment -- 2.Barrier: Matthew Flinders's dilemma -- 3.Cage: Eliza Fraser's hack writer -- 4.Bastion: Joseph Jukes's epiphanies -- pt. II Nurture -- 5.Hearth: Barbara Thompson, the ghost maiden -- 6.Heartlands: The Lost Lives of Karkynjib and Anco -- 7.Refuge: William Kent escapes his past -- 8.Paradise: Ted Banfield's island retreat -- pt. III Wonder -- 9.Obsession: The quest to prove the origins of the Reef -- 10.Symbiosis: Cambridge dons on a coral cay -- 11.War: A poet, a forester, and an artist join forces -- 12.Extinction: Charlie Veron, Darwin of the coral
Control code
000054781537
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9780374535346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps portraits

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