The Aldine centennial history of New South Wales illustrated / W. Frederic Morrison

Morrison, W. Frederic The Aldine centennial history of New South Wales illustrated / W. Frederic Morrison. Sydney: The Aldine Publishing Company, 1888.

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Author Morrison, W. Frederic
Title The Aldine centennial history of New South Wales illustrated / W. Frederic Morrison
Place of Publication Sydney
Publisher The Aldine Publishing Company
Publication year 1888
Sub-type Other
Open Access Status File (Publisher version)
Series Archive CD Books Australia collection
Language eng
Subjects 21 History and Archaeology
Abstract/Summary The first volume is divided into thirty-three chapters and covers topics including the early explorers, geography, aborigines, flora and fauna, governors of New South Wales as well as the Constitution. Volume two has another four chapters which complete the history section. There is a large biographical section which consists of nearly half of the whole set. The biographies of noted identities cover not only those from Sydney city, but also from the suburbs and regional areas. Each are grouped by town and have at least a paragraph on each person, though some are quite extensive. Details can include parents' names, emigration details, birth place, education, and employment history
Keyword New South Wales -- History
Q-Index Code AX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown
Additional Notes Access to this title was made available through the generosity of Archive CD Books (www.archivedigitalbooks.com.au)

 
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