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Taming the Great South Land: A History of the Conquest of Nature in Australia

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By: William J Lines

347 pages, B/w photos, illus, maps

University of Georgia Press

Paperback | Dec 1999 | #27651 | ISBN: 0820320560
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Traces Australia's history from the continent's geological origins, natural development, and earliest native cultures to its present-day state of population and economic overgrowth at the expense of the fragile environmental balance.


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