The Resource The building of Australia and the succession of life : with special reference to South Australia, by Walter Howchin

The building of Australia and the succession of life : with special reference to South Australia, by Walter Howchin

Label
The building of Australia and the succession of life : with special reference to South Australia
Title
The building of Australia and the succession of life
Title remainder
with special reference to South Australia
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Howchin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes physical structure of Australia; plants and animals; brief description of mainland Aborigines and Tasmanian Aborigines; Tasmanian Aborigines as a distinct race; relationship with other races of man
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howchin, Walter
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Handbook of the flora and fauna of South Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Unaipon, David
  • Paleontology
  • Natural history
  • Geology
  • Geology
Label
The building of Australia and the succession of life : with special reference to South Australia, by Walter Howchin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • "This volume is written to form a general introduction to the Series of Handbooks, and as such takes in a wide perspective and deals with certain general principles and evolutional data which have to be considered in interpreting the existing order in the organic world"--Pref
  • Endpapers include front covers, title pages and prefaces of Parts I - III
  • "Dates of publication: Part 1, pp. 1-203, published 1925; Part 2, pp. 204-448, published 1928; Part 3, pp. 449-750, published 1930."
  • This copy includes inscription by author
Carrier category
  • volume
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt.1. -- pt.2. Mesozoic and Cainozoic -- pt.3. Pleistocene and recent
  • Chapter XXVIII - Pleistocene vertebrate faunas of Australia: mammalia, aves, reptilia, and pisces; Aborigines of Australia and Tasmania
Control code
000002537244
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
3 volumes
Governing access note
Not for inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The building of Australia and the succession of life : with special reference to South Australia, by Walter Howchin
Publication
Note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • "This volume is written to form a general introduction to the Series of Handbooks, and as such takes in a wide perspective and deals with certain general principles and evolutional data which have to be considered in interpreting the existing order in the organic world"--Pref
  • Endpapers include front covers, title pages and prefaces of Parts I - III
  • "Dates of publication: Part 1, pp. 1-203, published 1925; Part 2, pp. 204-448, published 1928; Part 3, pp. 449-750, published 1930."
  • This copy includes inscription by author
Carrier category
  • volume
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt.1. -- pt.2. Mesozoic and Cainozoic -- pt.3. Pleistocene and recent
  • Chapter XXVIII - Pleistocene vertebrate faunas of Australia: mammalia, aves, reptilia, and pisces; Aborigines of Australia and Tasmania
Control code
000002537244
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
3 volumes
Governing access note
Not for inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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