The history of Australia is the story of the blending of two very different cultures, those of the Aborigines who have lived there for more than 50,000 years, and the Europeans who settled there in the late 18th century.
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"The book details the country's climate, geography, agriculture, industry, daily life in both rural and urban areas, and arts and culture. The book features maps, black-and-white photographs, and special boxes...The book's final pages offer a set of facts-at-a-glance, a detailed chronology, an annotated bibliography including works for both children and adults, an annotated list of works consulted (including web sites), and an index."
-- Multi-Cultural Review (March 2001) (MultiCultural Review 20010301)
"Libraries seeking solid, lasting references for their geography section will want to include...these additions... the Modern Nations of the World series provides important overviews and information on the history and politics of the countries with black-and-white photos peppering the accounts."
-- Children's Bookwatch (January 2000) (Children's Bookwatch 20000101)
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Book Description Lucent Books, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1560065664
Book Description Lucent Books, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1560065664