Australia: The People

Australia: The People

by Erinn Banting

Hardcover(Library Binding)



How do people survive in Australia's outback? Australia the People takes children on a journey through the country's Aboriginal heritage, European colonization and modern life. Spectacular color photographs introduce children to the lifestyles of Australia's multicultural society.
Topics include:
• the history, lifestyles, and celebrations of Australia's Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders
• the arrival of European convicts and free settlers
• the growth of Australia, including the role of ANZAC troops in world wars
• Aussie Rules football, rugby, cricket, and other land sports
• travel in the outback
• water sports such as surfing, snorkeling and surf lifesaving carnivals
• schools of the air and the flying doctor

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778793441
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing
Publication date: 10/28/2002
Series: Lands, Peoples and Cultures Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

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