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Author Greer, Germaine, 1939- author

Title White beech : the rainforest years / Germaine Greer
Published London, U.K. : Bloomsbury, 2014
London : Bloomsbury, 2014
©2013

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 MELB  333.7516 Greer Gre/Wbt  UNAVAILABLE C19
Description xii, 370 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents Prologue -- The tree -- Eden -- Desert -- The bird -- The forest -- The traditional owners -- The pioneer -- Timber -- Cream -- Bloody botanists -- Bananas -- Nuts -- The inhabitants: non-furry -- The inhabitants: furry -- Epilogue
Summary One bright day in December 2001, sixty-two-year-old Germaine Greer found herself confronted by an irresistible challenge in the shape of sixty hectares of dairy farm, one of many in south-east Queensland that, after a century of logging, clearing and downright devastation, had been abandoned to their fate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [344]-353) and index
Subject Greer, Germaine, 1939-
Greer, Germaine, 1939- -- Homes and haunts -- Australia -- Queensland, South East.
Greer, Germaine, 1939- author -- Biography.
Greer, Germaine, 1939- author -- Homes and haunts -- Australia -- Queensland, South East.
Rain forests -- Conservation and restoration -- Australia -- Queensland, South East.
Rain forests -- Australia -- Queensland, South East.
Rain forests -- Australia -- Queensland, South East.
Numinbah Valley (Qld.)
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781408846711 (hbk.)