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              Life in Colonial Australia

              Life in Colonial Australia (Paperback)

              By Littlejohn, Marion; Bradby, Doug

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              Life in Colonial Australia describes the day to day lives of ordinary people in Colonial Australia.What was life like for ordinary people in Colonial Australia? Can it really be called The Good Old Days when the work was backbreaking and the days were long, even for children? Lif...e in Colonial Australia shows us exactly how it was.
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              ISBN 9781922179951
              Published AU 1 Oct 2015
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Our Stories
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              Burke and Wills: Expedition Off the Map

              Burke and Wills: Expedition Off the Map (Paperback)

              By Tayleur, Karen

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              On 20 August 1860, nineteen men and twenty-six camels set off from Melbourne for a journey that would take them northwards across Australia. Only one man ever made it back. This is the story of the Burke & Wills expedition.

              ISBN 9781742031392
              Published AU 1 Jul 2010
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 5-8 years
              Series Our Stories
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              The Story Of Owen Book 2: Prairie Fire
               

              The Story Of Owen Book 2: Prairie Fire (Hardback)

              By Johnston, E. K.

              • RRP: $44.99
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              As Owen and Siobhan begin their stint in the Oil Watch, they leave Trondheim behind and confront the ins and outs of military life.The good: their backup team of firefighters, medics, and smiths will always have their back. The bad: the Canadian government (and some of Owen's sup...eriors) may or may not want Owen dead. The ugly: you may think you've seen dragons, but no other dragon compares to the Chinook. The sequel to the critically acclaimed The Story of Owen.
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              ISBN 9781467739092
              Released AU 1 Apr 2016
              Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Our Stories
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              Great Aussie Inventions

              Great Aussie Inventions (Paperback)

              By Hunter, Amy; Illustrated by Rowe, David

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              What makes Australians such brilliant inventors? Whose idea was the black box flight recorder? Who thought of spray-on skin? The Safe-n-Sound baby capsule? And the Hills Hoist clothes line? Australian inventions. You use them every day. In this book you will meet some of the amaz...ing Australian inventors who have made our world a safer and better place to live in
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              ISBN 9781922179241
              Published AU 1 Sep 2013
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Our Stories
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              HMAS Sydney: The Mystery of Australia's Greatest Naval Disaster

              HMAS Sydney: The Mystery of Australia's Greatest Naval Disaster (Paperback)

              By Lefroy, Mike

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              Found! The wreck of Australian navy cruiser HMAS Sydney II was discovered off the coast of Western Australia in March 2008. In November 1941 controversy and mystery surrounded the loss of the battle-hardened ship and her crew. Now you can find out the real story. Age 7+.

              ISBN 9781742030791
              Published AU 2 Mar 2009
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Our Stories
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              For Valour: Australia's Victoria Cross Heroes

              For Valour: Australia's Victoria Cross Heroes (Paperback)

              By Brasch, Nicolas

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              Extraordinary courage and unbelievable nerve -- that's what it takes to be awarded a Victoria Cross. More than one and a half million Australians have fought in a war, yet only ninety-eight have been awarded the Victoria Cross, the Commonwealth's highest military honour for brave...ry. Here are some of their remarkable stories. Ages 8+.
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              ISBN 9781742032313
              Published AU 1 Apr 2013
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Our Stories
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              Canberra - Federal Capital

              Canberra - Federal Capital (Paperback)

              By Hawkins, Tracey

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              In 1901, when the six British colonies of early Australia came together to form one country, a new capital city was proposed. But why was Canberra selected? And how did it become an important treasure trove of historical, artistic, sporting and scientifi c achievement? Discover C...anberra -- the federal capital of our great nation.
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              ISBN 9781922179319
              Published AU 1 Oct 2013
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Our Stories
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              The Heroes of the Kokoda Track

              The Heroes of the Kokoda Track (Paperback)

              By Brasch, Nicolas

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              The 1942 Kokoda campaign was only four months long, yet it is a battle that has left a lasting impression in Australian history. Find out what it was really like on the KokodaTrack and how the Australian troops fought their way through mud and mayhem to victory.

              ISBN 9781742031347
              Published AU 1 Feb 2011
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Our Stories
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              Explorers: Filling in the Map of Australia

              Explorers: Filling in the Map of Australia (Paperback)

              By Miles, Chris

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              Exploring Australia wasn't easy. First, someone had to find it. Then someone had to work out how much of it there was. Then someone had to find out what was in it. From ocean voyages to desert crossings, discover how European explorers put their lives on the line to fill in the m...ap of Australia. Age 7+.
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              ISBN 9781742030920
              Published AU 1 May 2009
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Our Stories
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              Australian Flags and Emblems

              Australian Flags and Emblems (Paperback)

              By Tayleur, Karen

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              The story of Australia is told by the flags and the emblems we see around us. They display our past, our cultural heritage, our national treasures and the amazing diversity of each state. Australian Flags and Emblems is a fascinating window onto our rich history and what we value.... Ties in with the new National curriculum. Ages 8+.
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              ISBN 9781742031095
              Published AU 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Walker Books Australia
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Our Stories
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