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People And Places (People & Places)
ean: 9780750213974, isbn: 0750213973,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
An exploration of the harsh outback landscapes of Australia from the traditional lifestyles of the Aborigines to the current dwellers in the area, looking at changes, and the steps being taken to conserve the environment. A new title in the PEOPLE AND PLACES series, illustrated with colour photographs and artwork..
Australia (Exploring Continents)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781489630346, isbn: 1489630341,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
Introduces Australia, describing the continent's animals, plants, history, and people..
ean: 9781458739520, isbn: 145873952X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
There were few bushrangers whose influence extended as far as that of Frank Gardiner. Handsome, clever, charismatic and dangerous, he inspired many young men to abandon the drudgery of their honest work and turn to highway robbery. So strong was his influence that it set in motion a craze known as ''''Gardinerism''''. Gardiner was the leader of the infamous Gold Escort robbery at Eugowra Rocks; he was the one who almost ''''got away'''' with the crime. escaping to Queensland and running a
Pearl Harbor (Lost Words)
4.1 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Learn of the events of December 7th 1941, and how the attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese became a major turning point for America in world politics; discover the influence that this had upon the events of World War Two in both Europe and beyond..
Living Alongside the Animals - Anangu Way
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mpn: illus, ean: 9781864650969, isbn: 1864650966,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
Features Yankunytjatjara and other South Australian Aboriginal cultural knowledge of local animals, and affectionate personal stories told by respected elders about human and animal interactions. Attractive to local and tourist readers, 9+.Used Book in Good Condition.
Australia (Explore the Countries)
By Brand: Big Buddy Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781617838040, isbn: 1617838047,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
Introduces Australia, describing its history, geography, cities, plants and animals, resources, and culture.Used Book in Good Condition.
Australia (Endangered Animals)
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ean: 9781786372499, isbn: 1786372495,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
Learn about some of the most endangered animals in the world and the continents tat they live on. This series uses eye-catching imagery, informative diagrams and fascinating facts to bring key subject areas to life. It explores the reasons why some species are endangered and the steps that are being taken to ensure these species do not become extinct in the future..
Australia (Enchantment of the World, Second Series)
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mpn: colour illustrations, maps, ean: 9780531253083, isbn: 0531253082,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 144 reviews
Explores the geography, history, arts, religions, and everyday life of the Land Down Under, also called the Lucky Country.Used Book in Good Condition.
Exploring the Pacific (Discovery & Exploration)
By Chelsea House Publications
ean: 9781604131970, isbn: 1604131977,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Explains how explores of the Pacific region expanded geographical knowledge and contributed to human understanding by generating maps, charts, paintings, and reports. This book covers such explorers as Bartolomeu Dias, Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Ferdinand Magellan, Alvaro de Mendana, and James Cook..
Aliens, Ghosts and Vanishings: Strange and Possibly True Australian Stories
By Penguin Random House Australia
ean: 9781925324969, isbn: 1925324966,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 143 reviews
Have you heard the most bizarre tales from around Australia? Did a UFO drag a family’s car off the road in the middle of the outback? How did rocks rain from the sky in Western Australia? And what became of the prime minister who went into the surf and was never seen again? Explore the strangest tales, most incredible encounters and creepiest urban legends in Australia’s history. Read about the investigations and weigh up the facts—do you believe the official explanations for these weird
Down the Hole
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781864650242, isbn: 1864650249,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 82 reviews
When they came to take the fair-skinned Aboriginal children away, they didn't always find them. Those kids were Down the hole, up the tree, across the sandhills…running from the State and Daisy Bates. This is a true story!.
Meet… the Flying Doctors
By Penguin Random House Australia
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ean: 9780143780670, isbn: 0143780670,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 72 reviews
A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including Reverend John Flynn and the Royal Flying Doctor Service.In the early 20th century, Reverend John Flynn saw the potential for aeroplanes to bring urgent medical care to people in outback Australia. He campaigned for more than ten years to make his big idea a reality. That big idea became the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Today the RFDS is a not-for-profit organization that provides emergency
By Brand: Checkerboard Library
ean: 9781577653844, isbn: 157765384X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
An introduction to the history, land, economy, government, and holidays of Australia.Used Book in Good Condition.
The Greatest Liar on Earth
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ean: 9780763661557, isbn: 0763661554,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
Come hear the intriguing real-life tale of a man whose amazing adventure stories sounded too good to be true . . . or were they?There is not a whisper when Louis de Rougemont steps onto the stage to recount his astonishing experiences on the sea and in lands far away. It is a breathtaking tale of catastrophe and miraculous events. A monster with enormous tentacles! A sea turtle big enough to ride! Fish raining from the sky! Cannibals! But critics say he is an imposter with a gift for spinning
Australia (First Reports - Countries)
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780756511999, isbn: 0756511992,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
An introduction to the geography, history, culture, and people of Australia..
Meet the ANZACs
By Random House Australia
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780857981936, isbn: 0857981935,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
A picture book series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australian history. ANZAC stands for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. It is the name given to the troops who fought in the Battle of Gallipoli in World War I. The name ANZAC is now a symbol of bravery and mateship. This is the story of how the ANZAC legend began..
Maralinga's Long Shadow: Yvonne's Story
ean: 9781743368220, isbn: 1743368224,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
'Grandfather and Grandmother telling lots of stories. They had to live at Yalata. Their home was bombed. That was their home where the bomb went off. They thought it was mamu tjuta, evil spirits coming. Everyone was frightened, thinking about people back in the bush. Didn't know what bomb was. Later told it was poison. Parents and grandparents really wanted to go home, used to talk all the time to get their land back.'Yvonne Edwards was just six years old when the first nuclear bomb of the
Bombs over Bikini: The World's First Nuclear Disaster (Nonfiction - Young Adult)
By Twenty-First Century Books
mpn: black & white illustrations, maps, ean: 9781467716123, isbn: 146771612X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
In 1946, as part of the Cold War arms race, the US military launched a program to test nuclear bombs in the Marshall Islands of the Pacific Ocean. From 1946 until 1958, the military detonated sixty-seven nuclear bombs over the region's Bikini and Enewetak Atolls. The twelfth bomb, called Bravo, became the world's first nuclear disaster. It sent a toxic cloud of radiation over Rongelap Atoll and other nearby inhabited islands. The testing was intended to advance scientific knowledge about