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introduction to the history of Australia

H. McK Tasker

introduction to the history of Australia

by H. McK Tasker

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Published by F.W. Cheshire pty. ltd. in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- History.,
    • Australia -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby H. McK. Tasker ... and R. J. N. Tasker.
      ContributionsTasker, R. J. N., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU98.1 .T3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination256 p. incl. front., illus. (incl. ports., maps, facsims.)
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6473755M
      LC Control Number44029955
      OCLC/WorldCa6062678

      This introduction to the Library's bicentenary exhibition on Captain James Cook has been prepared on behalf of the National Library Council to honour the occasion of the unveiling, in the Library, by Her Majesty The Queen, of a model of the Endeavour, the gift to Australia from the Government and People of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. In a new interview series from Guardian Australia, we're letting kids take control. If your child is a fan of Andy Griffiths' books, with a burning query for him, please snd us their question by 4 May.

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