Australia

Australia

by J. W. Gregory

Paperback(Reissue)

$23.99
Eligible for FREE SHIPPING
  • Want it by Wednesday, October 24?   Order by 12:00 PM Eastern and choose Expedited Shipping at checkout.

Overview

Australia by J. W. Gregory

Originally published during the early part of the twentieth century, the Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature were designed to provide concise introductions to a broad range of topics. They were written by experts for the general reader and combined a comprehensive approach to knowledge with an emphasis on accessibility. Australia by J. W. Gregory was first published in 1916. The volume presents a discussion of Australia's social and political character, together with information on botany, geography and the historical development of the area.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107639409
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 03/22/2012
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 166
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. The discovery, exploration and population of Australia; 2. General description of Australia; 3. The physical geography of Australia; 4. Relations of the fauna and flora of Australia; 5. The aboriginal inhabitants of Australia; 6. The products of Australia; 7. The government of Australia; 8. The Australian budget; 9. The defence of Australia; 10. Land tenure; 11. Industrial and social legislation; 12. Conclusion; Short bibliography; Index.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews