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The Australian Ark: A History of Domesticated Animals in Australia

By: Ian Parsonson

296 pages, B/w photos, tabs


Paperback | May 2000 | #107906 | ISBN: 0643065679
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NHBS Price: £26.95 $35/€31 approx
Hardback | Dec 1998 | #90739 | ISBN: 0643063846
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About this book

Considers the successful introduction of the horse, Australia's first live import, and goes on to explore the role of the acclimatisation societies, the development of the veterinary profession and the control and eradication of some of the major exotic and introduced diseases of sheep and cattle.

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