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Kaytetye Picture Dictionary (IAD Press Picture Dictionaries)
mpn: illus, ean: 9781864650587, isbn: 1864650583,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
The Kaytetye Picture Dictionary is the second volume in an exciting series of illustrated dictionaries to be published for Aboriginal languages in Central Australia. This picture dictionary is a valuable resource for school children and their teachers, for Kaytetye speakers wanting to learn Kaytetye literacy, and for anyone wanting to learn about the Kaytetye language..
National Geographic Countries of the World: Australia
By Brand: National Geographic Children's Books
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ean: 9781426300554, isbn: 1426300557,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
National Geographic welcomes you to Australia, the only country that's also a continent: • Australia's landscape varies from endless sun-baked horizons to dense tropical rainforest to chilly southern beaches. • The Commonwealth of Australia is a constitutional monarchy and has a parliamentary system of government. • Australia's population has quadrupled since WWI, with most Australians descended from immigrants, the majority from Great Britain and Ireland. • The
Ngaanyatjarra Picture Dictionary (IAD Press Picture Dictionaries)
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mpn: illus, ean: 9781864650594, isbn: 1864650591,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
The Ngaanyatjarra Picture Dictionary is part of an innovative series of illustrated Aboriginal language dictionaries. This picture dictionary is a valuable resource for school children and their teachers, for Ngaanyatjarra speakers wanting to learn literacy in their own language, and for anyone wanting to learn about the Ngaanyatjarra language and culture of central eastern Western Australia..
Sam, Grace and the Shipwreck
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ean: 9781921696008, isbn: 1921696001,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
An evocative retelling of the wreck of the SS Georgette off the coast of Western Australia in 1876, this inspiring account chronicles the heroic efforts of 16 year old Grace Bussell and Sam Isaacs, an Aboriginal stockman. Lavishly illustrated, this mixed media book—which includes collages, computer generated images, and oil paintings—depicts Bussell and Isaacs as they rescue the lives of 50 passengers and crew from sure-drowning. Highlighting the courage and leadership of these two
Australia (Countries Around the World)
ean: 9781432960940, isbn: 1432960946,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
Australia offers complete coverage of this fascinating country, including sections on history, geography, wildlife, infrastructure and government, and culture. It also includes a detailed fact file, maps and charts, and a traceable flag..
Australia the People (Lands, Peoples & Cultures)
ean: 9780778797128, isbn: 0778797120,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Explores how the history, climate, and geography of Australia have shaped the customs and practices of its people, looking at life in both the city and the outback..
Stew a Cockatoo: My Aussie Cookbook
ean: 9781921541513, isbn: 1921541512,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
From snaggers on the barbie to dainty desserts for dames, Stew a Cockatoo is the cookbook that every Australian has been waiting for. Not only is this book jam-packed (no pun intended) with good ol’ Aussie recipes but it’s full of anecdotal stories about how our cuisine came to be and fair dinkum definitions for words and phrases like ''bush tucker'' and ''spuds.'' Bet you didn't know there were more than ten different types of Aussie sausagebeef snag, chook snag, pork snag, lamb snag,
Boomerang and Bat
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ean: 9781743319246, isbn: 174331924X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
The first Australian cricket team to tour England was a group of Aboriginal stockmen. This is their story. In 1868 a determined team of Aboriginal cricketers set off on a journey across the world to take on England's best. Led by star all-rounder Johnny Mullagh, and wearing caps embroidered with a boomerang and a bat, they delighted crowds with their exceptional skill. From the creators of Jandamarra, this is the remarkable story of the real first 11..
New Zealand (Enchantment of the World)
By C. Press/F. Watts Trade
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ean: 9780531232965, isbn: 0531232964,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
With its diverse range of mountains, valleys, forests, beaches, and more, New Zealand is famous for having some of the world's most incredible natural landscapes. Readers will learn all about life on this island nation, from what people eat to how they spend their free time. They will also learn about New Zealand's remarkable history and find out how the country is governed today..
Bob the Railway Dog: The True Story of an Adventurous Dog
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ean: 9780763680978, isbn: 0763680974,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
Discover the true story of a wandering dog who had adventure in his heart and the rattling of rails in his soul.In the early days of the Australian railroad, when shiny new tracks opened the country up to new lands and new people, there was one courageous dog who was part of it all. Everyone knew him. He was Bob the Railway Dog. Based on a real dog who rode the rails in the late nineteenth century, Bob the Railway Dog is a celebration of discovery and companionship for those who dream of the
Australia the Land (Lands, Peoples & Cultures)
By Brand: Crabtree Pub Co
ean: 9780778793434, isbn: 0778793435,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
Text and photographs portray Australia's unique geography, wildlife, and climate, as well as its city and rural life, industry, and transportation.Used Book in Good Condition.
Captain Thunderbolt: Australian bushrangers
ean: 9781458739421, isbn: 1458739422,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
Frederick Wordsworth Ward, better known as 'Captain Thunderbolt', had one of the longest bushranging 'careers' in history. Plaguing New South Wales for almost seven years, he enjoyed much public support as he was intelligent, and charming. This book describes some of Thunderbolt's exploits and refutes many of the popular myths that surround him..
Koala (Grow With Me)
ean: 9781608185627, isbn: 1608185621,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
''An exploration of the life cycle and life span of koalas, using up-close photographs and step-by-step text to follow a koala's growth process from embryo to joey to mature koala''--.
Say Yes: A Story of Friendship, Fairness and a Vote for Hope
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mpn: 43187-26290, ean: 9781760294670, isbn: 1760294675,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
Once there were two little girls who were best friends. They did everything together. As they got older they weren't allowed to do the same things anymore. Because they looked different. Because of the law. This is a story about the landmark 1967 Referendum, the two women who came together to change the law . . . and how the Australian people said YES..
Queenie: One Elephant's Story
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ean: 9780763663759, isbn: 0763663751,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
The true story of one of the most famous elephants of all time: Queenie, the gentle Indian elephant.Evoking a time when elephants were giving rides in zoos all around the world, the true story of Queenie follows her from her birth in an Indian jungle to Australia’s Melbourne Zoo, where she lived for more than forty years, giving rides to children. Thousands of kids loved Queenie, celebrated her birthday, and sent her letters. But in an event still not fully understood, Queenie crushed one of
Maori Warriors (Torque Books: History's Greatest Warriors) (Torque: History's Greatest Warrior)
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ean: 9781600147456, isbn: 1600147453,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Maori warriors would unnerve the enemy with their dances called haka. The peruperu was a war haka performed before battle. In it, the warriors would wave their weapons and contort their faces to summon the god of war and warn the opposition of their fate. Find out how successful they were in this thrilling title of bravery, weapons, and war..
Meet Banjo Patterson
By Random House Australia
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mpn: 22667649, ean: 9780857980083, isbn: 0857980084,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
Take another look at the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including the bush poet Banjo Paterson Banjo Paterson is one of Australia’s most loved poets. This is the story of how he came to write his legendary ballads ''The Man from Snowy River'' and ''Waltzing Matilda.''.
New Zealand (Countries)
By Brand: Checkerboard Library
ean: 9781591972945, isbn: 1591972949,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 122 reviews
- Full-color Photographs- Diagrams- Index- Bolded Glossary Terms in TextUsed Book in Good Condition.
Meet Ned Kelly
By Penguin Random House Australia
mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781742757193, isbn: 1742757197,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
The perfect book for kids learning about Ned Kelly and his gang. Ned Kelly was a notorious bushranger. He lived in Australia's earliest days. He was daring and clever and bold. In a suit made of iron he battled police. And his story is still being told. This is the first book in a picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history..