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An Illustrated Handbook of the Endemic Birds of Tasmania
Added: Apr 17, 2020
 
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An illustrated handbook of the endemic birds of Tasmania is a small book about a small collection of birds who live on a small island.


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Proud to be Tasmanian
Added: Feb 25, 2020
 
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Robin Gray was the leader of Tasmania's first-ever majority Liberal Government and had a profound impact on the state's progress during the 1980's. Here he tells the story of his government, its controversies and its achievements from the inside.


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Van Diemen's Women - A History of Transportation to Tasmania
 
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An in-depth account of what life was like for a woman transported from Ireland to Van Diemen's Land in the 1840s and how a Draconian punishment for some became a life saving measure.

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Win & Clyde
 
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The story of Winsome "Win" King and Clyde Clayton who lived their remarkable life together in Tasmania's far South West .

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Aboriginal Convicts - Australian, Khoisan and Maori Exiles
 
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This book is about the 130 aboriginal convicts who were transported to and within the Australian penal colonies. They lived, laboured, were punished, and died alongside other convicts, but until this groundbreaking book, their stories had largely been forgotten.

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Dear Mother Dear Father
 
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A collection of the letters written home by seminarian and later priest of the Catholic Archdiocese of Hobart, Father John Wallis, between 1927 and 1949.

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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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History of the Iron Pot - Derwent Light
 
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A comprehensive history of the Iron Pot - Australia's oldest lighthouse tower, Derwent Lighthouse - and a study of life in the colony of Van Diemen's Land and of its transition to the modern state of Tasmania.

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Musquito - Brutality and Exile
 
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Explores the story of Musquito, an aboriginal resistance leader banished to Norfolk Island and subsequently hung in Van Diemen's Land.

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Journeys into the Wild - the Photography of Peter Dombrovskis
 
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The remarkable photography of Peter Dombrovskis captured in one stunning volume, with an introduction and commentary by Bob Brown.

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Calling the Shots - Aboriginal Photographies
 
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Calling The Shots brings together researchers who are using a rich archive of photographs of indigenous Australians to explore Aboriginal history, to identify relatives and to reclaim culture.

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Charles Darwin in Hobart
 
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A record of Charles Darwin's visit to Hobart Town in 1836 and the observations he recorded.

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