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Hobart's Theatre Royal and The Hedberg
Added: Nov 28, 2021
 
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A richly illustrated chronological history of the Hobart area of Wapping, produced in celebration of the redevelopment of Hobart’s iconic Theatre Royal and the new Hedberg performing arts / music education centre.

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Winnaleah Days
Added: Nov 21, 2021
 
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The story of the North East Tasmanian farming district surrounding Winnaleah.

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Grasping at Shadows - Balfour, the mining town in the Tarkine
Added: Nov 6, 2021
 
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In 1975 a young Adelaide teacher, who wanted to write for the theatre, fell in love with a geologist and followed him to the abandoned Tasmanian mining town of Balfour, in the Tarkine area. With another couple and their two small children, they lived the 1970s back-to-the-bush dream while operating a small-scale tin mining plant.

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A History of Campbell Town - The Children of Erin
 
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Stories of the early settlers of Campbell Town that are designed to shed light on this Northern Midlands town from its earliest years through to modern times.

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Billycarts & Wheelchairs - 75 Years of St Giles
 
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A history of St Giles in Tasmania, an organisation that helps meet the special needs of the disabled across the State.

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Duck and Green Peas! For Ever! Finding Utopia in Tasmania
 
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People have looked to find utopia in the most unlikely Tasmanian places – Port Davey, Elephant Pass, Jackey’s Marsh, Cygnet, Lake Pedder, Castra. Some hoped to bring about utopia by political means; some dreamed of individual utopias. Sometimes they succeeded. Sometimes they failed. This book tells their stories.

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Faces of Launceston
 
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The photography of Philip Kuruvita 1995 - 2015, capturing the people of Launceston in northern Tasmania.

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My Memoirs Laced with East Coast Tales of Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania)
 
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Tales from the early days of Tasmania's east coast.

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Oatlands… a Colonial Treasure
 
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Oatlands is a fine example of a Van Diemen's Land Georgian colonial township. Settled in the mid-1820s the town is still easily recognisable as such.

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Reading in Colonial Tasmania - the early years of the Evandale Subscription Library
 
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The Evandale Subscription Library in the north of Tasmania is unique in that its 19th century manuscript catalogue of books and loans register has survived.


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Salamanca Market - a short history of a long market
 
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Salamanca Market in Hobart, Tasmania is a fringe occurrence on the rim of a city at the edge of the world.

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Tasmania's Forgotten Frontier
 
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Settled by sealers prior to Hobart, this is the story of Tasmania's forgotten frontier - the north east coast and islands and the pioneers who braved the isolation to create the first permanent settlements in this remote corner of the state.

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Thanks to Providence
 
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A history of Falmouth, a small seaside town on Tasmania's East Coast and its people.

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