An historical geography of modern Australia: the restive fringe

J. M. Powell

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Presents a comprehensive historical geography of Australia during the second century of white occupation. In this period immigrant settlers continued to experience many difficulties in responding to various, often conflicting pressures, generated both by events elsewhere and by the intricate matrix of constraints and rewards that the immediate physical environment provided. -from Publisher

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAn historical geography of modern Australia
Subtitle of host publicationthe restive fringe
PublisherCambridge University Press
ISBN (Print)0521256194, 9780521256193
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1988

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