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The Resource The big book of Australian history, Peter Macinnis

The big book of Australian history, Peter Macinnis

Label
The big book of Australian history
Title
The big book of Australian history
Statement of responsibility
Peter Macinnis
Creator
Contributor
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the second edition of 'The big book of Australian history', awarded 'Notable Book' by the Children's Book Council of Australia in 2014. Drawing on the impressive collections of the National Library of Australia, this comprehensive book provides children with an interesting and engaging overview of the history of Australia. It covers many of the main events in the nation's history. Packed with colourful images and interesting facts, 'The big book of Australian history' introduces children to the many people and events that have made Australia what it is today. It also encourages them to think about how Australia has evolved as a nation". (from publisher's website) Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
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Macinnis, Peter
Dewey number
994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
For secondary school age
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
National Library of Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mickey of Ulladulla
  • Namatjira, Albert
  • McRae, Tommy
  • Barak, William
  • Pemulwuy
  • Jandamarra
  • Yagan
  • Truganini
  • Wylie
  • Cootachah
  • Neramberein
  • Children's reference books
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
primary
Label
The big book of Australian history, Peter Macinnis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Notable Book. The Children's Book Council of Australia"--cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The dreaming -- The first people -- A surviving culture -- Aboriginal artists -- Aboriginal resistance -- Aboriginal Day of Mourning -- Aboriginal land rights -- Aboriginal athletes -- Reconciliation
Control code
000053357982
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780642278722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, (mostly colour), colour maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)890012001
Label
The big book of Australian history, Peter Macinnis
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Notable Book. The Children's Book Council of Australia"--cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The dreaming -- The first people -- A surviving culture -- Aboriginal artists -- Aboriginal resistance -- Aboriginal Day of Mourning -- Aboriginal land rights -- Aboriginal athletes -- Reconciliation
Control code
000053357982
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
292 pages
Isbn
9780642278722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, (mostly colour), colour maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)890012001

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
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