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Title Earth and industry : stories from Gippsland / edited by Erik Eklund and Julie Fenley
Published Clayton, Victoria : Monash University Publishing, 2015
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Series Monash Studies in Australian Society
Monash studies in Australian society
Contents Front matter; Title page; Imprint and copyright information; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; List of acronyms; Map; Introduction: Towards a new environmental history of Gippsland; Erik Eklund and Julie Fenley; Chapter 1. Uncovering Gippsland history through reading evidence in the landscape; Jane Lennon; Chapter 2. Forest conservation and the Gippsland press; Stephen Legg; Chapter 3. 'Nature is around us in her loveliness'; Ruth Ford; Chapter 4. 'Trudging on manfully'; Julie Fenley and Kathy Lothian; Chapter 5. Port Albert and its strategic role 1841-1860; Cheryl Glowrey
Chapter 14. Rural land use change and the Ridley paddock, 1897-2012Deirdre Slattery; Chapter 15. People and forests in East Gippsland; Helen Martin; Chapter 16. 'The campers' powerful headlights are shining on the water'; Sarah Mirams; Afterword; Index; Back cover
Chapter 6. Northern Gippsland Aboriginal associations with countryRuth E. Lawrence; Chapter 7. 'It's just fly fishing against net fishing ... '; David Harris; Chapter 8. The Currie family approach to land settlement; Kerry Nixon; Chapter 9. 'If the worst comes to the worst, you can always milk cows'; Charles Fahey; Chapter 10. Lyrical writing, lyrical campaigning; Meredith Fletcher; Chapter 11. 'We have to live here'; Deb Foskey; Chapter 12. Reams and reams of paper; Julie Constable; Chapter 13. 'Nothing we liked better'; Jillian Durance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Human ecology -- Australia -- Gippsland (Vic.) -- Anecdotes
Social change -- Australia -- Gippsland (Vic.) -- Anecdotes
Social ecology -- Australia -- Gippsland (Vic.) -- Anecdotes
Sociology, Urban -- Australia -- Gippsland (Vic.) -- Anecdotes
Human ecology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- Urban.
Social change.
Social ecology.
Sociology, Urban.
Victoria -- Gippsland.
Genre/Form Anecdotes.
Form Electronic book
Author Eklund, Erik (Erik Carl), editor
Fenley, Julie, editor
ISBN 1922235059 (electronic bk.)
9781922235053 (electronic bk.)