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Australian rushes

biology, identification and conservation of Restionaceae and allied families

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Published by University of Western Australia Press, Australian Biological Resources Study in Nedlands, W.A, Canberra, A.C.T .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Restionaceae -- Australia -- Identification.,
    • Restionaceae -- Australia -- Classification.,
    • Plant conservation -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementeditors, Kathy A. Meney & John S. Pate ; with illustrations by Ellen J. Hickman.
      GenreIdentification., Classification.
      ContributionsMeney, Kathy A., Pate, J. S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK495.R42 A98 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 486 p. :
      Number of Pages486
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6854112M
      ISBN 101876268018
      LC Control Number00361573
      OCLC/WorldCa43388479

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An anthology of short pieces written over the course of the Australian gold rushes, in NSW and Vic then on through Qld, WA and the Northern Territory into the early 20th century.

All the dirt, despair, broken dreams and intrigue of the early diggings; the racism towards Aboriginal people and Chinese miners is not hidden.4/5(1). "Australian Rushes: Biology, Identification and Conservation of Restionaceae and Allied Families synthesizes the results of this research, and covers almost species of 34 genera of rushes.

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