Report of the Nineteenth Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science. Hobart Meeting, January, 1928.

By: ANZAAS : edited by Clive E. Lord.

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708pp, maps and illustrations. Original blue cloth, spine and head of upper board faded, short split in cloth at foot of upper joint. Edges a little yellowed, otherwide a good+ clean copy. ***Numerous papers on various aspects of Australian science, social science, history etc. Of particular Tasmanian interest are: A.L. Meston on the VDL Company and land settlement in NW Tasmania; L.C. Murray on sealing in VDL; R.H. Pulleine and H. Balfour on the Tasmanian Aboriginal stone culture (two articles); R.W. Legge on Tasmanian Aboriginal middens of the west coast; A.C. Walker on the colonial architect Henry Hunter; and H.A. Curtis on the hydro-electric resources of Tasmania. Of additional Aboriginal interest is C.P. Mountford's 'Aboriginal Rock Carvings in South Australia' (pp337-66, illustrated).

Title: Report of the Nineteenth Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science. Hobart Meeting, January, 1928.

Author Name: ANZAAS : edited by Clive E. Lord.

Categories: Tasmania,

Publisher: Sydney, ANZAAS: 1929

Seller ID: 25179

Keywords: aborigines architecture australia New Zealand science tasmania Van Diemen's Land VDL Company,