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Royal Australian Navy 1911-1986 (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Dec. 1, 2016
Royal Australian Navy 1911-1986 (Repost)

Royal Australian Navy 1911-1986
Magazine Art for the Royal Australian Navy | 1986 | ISBN: N/A | English | 84 pages | PDF | 13.44 MB

The Royal Australian Navy (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Nov. 30, 2016
The Royal Australian Navy (Repost)

The Royal Australian Navy
Australian Government Publishing Service | 1992 | ISBN: 0644140518 | English | 42 pages | PDF | 34.08 MB

Best Australian Music Writing Under the Australian Sun  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at July 29, 2016
Best Australian Music Writing Under the Australian Sun

Best Australian Music Writing Under the Australian Sun by Christian Ryan
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1742708811 | 320 pages | EPUB | 0,8 MB

The Constitutional Systems of the Australian States and Territories  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at June 27, 2016
The Constitutional Systems of the Australian States and Territories

The Constitutional Systems of the Australian States and Territories by Gerard Carney
English | 14 Aug. 2006 | ISBN: 0521863058, 0521681723 | 562 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book outlines the constitutional systems of the six Australian states and ten Commonwealth territories. It begins with their history, basic features, role and future within the Australian federation. Its primary focus is on the binding constitutional restrictions which impact on their parliaments and governments.
A Place for Strangers: Towards a History of Australian Aboriginal Being

A Place for Strangers: Towards a History of Australian Aboriginal Being by Tony Swain
Cambridge University Press | May 28, 1993 | English | ISBN: 0521430054 | 315 pages | PDF | 10 MB

Many of the elements ascribed to traditional Aboriginal beliefs and practices are the result of contact with external peoples–Melanesians and Indonesians, as well as Europeans. This controversial and provocative book is the first detailed and continent-wide study of the impact of outsiders on Australian Aboriginal worldviews. The author separates out a common core of religious belief that 1111 precontact spirituality of Australian Aborigines more concerned with place than with any philosophy of time or origins. A Place for Strangers investigates Aboriginal myth, ritual, cosmology and philosophy, and also examines social organization, subsistence patterns and cultural change. It will be of great interest to readers in anthropology, religious studies, comparative philosophy, Aboriginal studies and Australian history.

The Australian Museum Complete Book of Australian Mammals  

Posted by bakerman at April 30, 2014
The Australian Museum Complete Book of Australian Mammals

The Australian Museum Complete Book of Australian Mammals
The Australian Museum | 1983 | ISBN: 0207144540 | English | 541 pages | PDF | 60 MB

Australian Flavour: Traditional Australian Cuisine  

Posted by tarantoga at March 1, 2013
Australian Flavour: Traditional Australian Cuisine

Sharon Robards, "Australian Flavour: Traditional Australian Cuisine"
ISBN: 0646494287 | 2008 | EPUB/MOBI | 142 pages | 6 MB/6 MB

The History of Australian Literature (repost)  

Posted by libr at Sept. 2, 2012
The History of Australian Literature (repost)

Peter Pierce, "The History of Australian Literature"
English | 2009-10-12 | ISBN: 052188165X | 622 pages | PDF | 2,4 MB

The Cambridge History of Australian Literature is the most comprehensive volume ever written on Australia's national literature. This authoritative guide spans Australian literary history from colonial origins, encompassing indigenous and migrant literatures, as well as representations of Asia and the Pacific and the role of literary culture in modern Australian society. Bringing together a distinguished line-up of contributors, this volume explores each of the literary modes in an Australian context, including short story, poetry, children's literature, autobiography and fiction. This book is an essential reference for general readers and specialists alike.
The Cambridge Guide to Australian English Usage (repost)

Pam Peters "The Cambridge Guide to Australian English Usage"
English | 2007-05-17 | ISBN:0521702429 | PDF | 924 pages | 2,8 Mb

The Cambridge Guide to Australian English Usage is an up-to-date, evidence-based account of the variable points in Australian usage and style, in alphabetical format. Its description of Australian English uses a wealth of primary sources (linguistic corpora; the internet; public surveys of usage, conducted through Australian Style) as well as the latest editions of English dictionaries, style manuals and grammars.
Australian Bustard (Australian Natural History Series)

Mark Ziembicki Australian Bustard (Australian Natural History Series)
CSIRO Publishing | 2010 | ISBN: 0643096116 | 120 pages | PDF | 3,1 MB

The Australian bustard is Australia’s heaviest flying bird. It is an icon of the Australian outback where it is more commonly known as the bush or plains turkey. It is also culturally and spiritually significant to Aboriginal people, who prize it as a favorite bush tucker.
This book provides the first complete overview of the biology of the Australian bustard. Based on the first major study of the species, the author explores the bustard’s ecology and behavior, its drastic decline since European settlement, and the conservation issues affecting it and its environment. Color photographs of juvenile and adult birds complement the text as well as showcase particular behaviors, such as the spectacular display routines of males when mating, which are unique among Australian birds. Australian Bustard is the perfect book for natural history enthusiasts.