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  • Australia On The Hoof (2007)

    Author: Liz. Martin

    Published: in 2007 by Liz Martin

    Subject: Road Heritage No 4 in series

    Format: Book

  • Australia Remembers : 1945 - 1995 Yandina Women Remember (1995)

    Author: Audienne. Blyth (Ed)

    Published: in 1995 by A. Blyth

    Dewey No.: 940.531

    Subject: Pacific Area. Aerial operations. Personal narratives, Australian. Women in war. History. War work. Women in war -- Queensland -- Yandina -- History -- 20th century.

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Daughters: Woman And Society (1978)

    Author: Rosemary. Auchmuty

    Published: in 1978 by Methuen

    Dewey No.: 301.41

    Subject: Women- Australia - History, women's rights

    Format: Book

  • Australia's First Lady : The Story Of Elizabeth Macarthur (1991)

    Author: Lennard. Bickel

    Published: in 1991 by Allen & Unwin

    Dewey No.: 994.402

    Subject: Macarthur, Elizabeth, 1766-1850. Women Animal breeding. Sheep History. Frontier and pioneer life. Macarthur, Elizabeth 1766-1850. New South Wales History Women pioneers Australia. Biography

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Founding Mothers (1978)

    Author: Helen. Heney

    Published: in 1978 by Thomas Nelson Australia Ltd

    Dewey No.: 301.4120994

    Subject: Australian women's history; 1787-1822, convicts, emancipation,morals

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Northern Capital. A Short History Of Darwin (2005)

    Author: David. Carment

    Published: in 2005 by Historical Society of the Northern Territory

    Dewey No.: 994.295

    Subject: This book explorer the origins and evolution of Darwin, Australia's only tropical capital city

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Oral History Collections: A National Directory (1992)

    Author: Martin (Ed). Woods

    Published: in 1992 by National Library of Australia

    Dewey No.: 016.9072

    Subject: Oral history, genealogy, public records

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Quilts: A Directory Of Patchwork Treasures (1999)

    Author: Jenny. Manning

    Published: in 1999 by A Q D Press

    Subject: quilting

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Road Transport Heritage (1995)

    Author: Liz. Martin

    Published: in 1995 by Liz Martin

    Subject: road transport

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Road Transport Heritage Collection- Australia On The Hoof No4 (2007)

    Author: Liz. Martin

    Published: in 2007 by Liz Martin

    Dewey No.: 388MAR

    Subject: Bullocks, horses, camels, and donkeys transport in early days

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Road Transport Heritage Collection- Women At The Wheel N0 8 (2007)

    Author: Liz. Martin

    Published: in 2007 by Liz Martin

  • Australia's Road Transport Heritage Collection.-Australian Transport In The War Years No11 (2007)

    Author: Liz. Martin

    Published: in 2007 by Liz Martin

    Dewey No.: 388MAR

    Subject: Transport in the War year, roads

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Road Transport Heritage-Collection. 1932 A.e.c. Government Roadtrain No10 (1995)

    Author: Liz. Martin

    Published: in 1995 by Liz Martin

    Dewey No.: 388.MAR

    Subject: Freight transport. Roads. Heavy vehicle. History. Australia.Haulage.

    Format: Book

  • Australia's Yesterdays A Look At Our Recent Past (1974)

    Author: Cyril. Pearl

    Published: in 1974 by Readers Digest Services Pty Ltd

    Dewey No.: 994​.04

    Subject: Social conditions, 1900-1970 Pictorial works. Social life and customs Social conditions 20th century. Biography. Australia Civilization.

    Format: Book

  • Australian Aboriginal Decorative Art (1974)

    Author: Frederick. Mccarthy

    Published: in 1974 by Trustees of the Australian Museum

    Dewey No.: 709.011

    Subject: Traditional Aboriginal artistic designs based on mythology and ritual engraved or painted on boomerangs, spears, shields, bark, articles of personal adornment and ceremonial objects from regions of Australia.

    Format: Book

  • Australian Aborigines (1974)

    Author: A P. Elkin

    Published: in 1974 by Angus & Robertson

    Dewey No.: 301.2

    Subject: Aborigines, Australia - Culture

    Format: Book

  • Australian Colonial Medicine (1979)

    Author: Jennifer. Hagger

    Published: in 1979 by Rigby

    Subject: Medecine-Australia-History

    Format: Book

  • Australian Directory Of Corporate Community Involvement (2003)

    Author: Louise. Arkles (Ed)

    Published: in 2003 by Philanthropy Australia Inc.

    Dewey No.: 001.440

    Subject: Philanthropy. Corporate sponsorship. Australia. Directories. Charitable uses, trusts and foundations

    Format: Book

  • Australian Enquiry Book (1985)

    Author: Lance Mrs. Rawson

    Published: in 1985 by Kangroo Press

    Subject: Household & general information

    Format: Book

  • Australian Heritage Needlework: Victoriana (1993)

    Author: Jennifer. Sanders Editor

    Published: in 1993 by Lothian Publishing Co

    Dewey No.: 74644041

    Subject: Ausrtralian Heritage Needlework, needlework

    Format: Book

  • Australian Memories In Black And White: Fashion (2005)

    Author: Felicity. Robinson

    Published: in 2005 by Murdoch Books

    Dewey No.: 39100 994

    Subject: Australian Memories In Black & White fashion, costumes, Aust. History, Fashion

    Format: Book

  • Australian Motion Picture Year Book 1981/82 (1982)

    Author: Peter. Beilby (Ed)

    Published: in 1982 by Cinema Papers

    Dewey No.: 791.430

    Subject: Cinema, Film, Television, Motion pictures. Australia. Motion picture industry. Periodicals.

    Format: Book

  • Australian Museums Directory (1972)

    Author: . Aust. National Comm. For Internat. Cncl Of Museums

    Published: in 1972 by Aust.Govt Publishing Service

    Subject: Museums in Australia

    Format: Book

  • Australian Nurses Since Nightingale 1860-1990 (1992)

    Author: Elizabeth. Burchill

    Published: in 1992 by Spectrum Publications

    Subject: Nursing-Australia-History

    Format: Book

  • Australian Pioneer Women (1976)

    Author: Eve. Pownall

    Published: in 1976 by Rigby Ltd

    Subject: Pioneers

    Format: Book