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million wild acres

Eric C. Rolls

million wild acres

200 years of man and an Australian forest

by Eric C. Rolls

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Published by Nelson in Melbourne, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pilliga (N.S.W.),
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia -- Pilliga (N.S.W.),
    • Natural history -- Australia -- Pilliga (N.S.W.),
    • Forests and forestry -- Australia -- Pilliga (N.S.W.),
    • Pilliga (N.S.W.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEric Rolls.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU180.P54 R64 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 465 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages465
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3866530M
      ISBN 100170053024
      LC Control Number81188298

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