The Resource Flood country : an environmental history of the Murray-Darling basin, by Emily O'Gorman, (electronic resource)

Flood country : an environmental history of the Murray-Darling basin, by Emily O'Gorman, (electronic resource)

Label
Flood country : an environmental history of the Murray-Darling basin
Title
Flood country
Title remainder
an environmental history of the Murray-Darling basin
Statement of responsibility
by Emily O'Gorman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the different ways in which floods have been understood and managed in the inland since Australia's colonisation
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
333.73160994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GB568.89
LC item number
.O36 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Flood country : an environmental history of the Murray-Darling basin, by Emily O'Gorman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; CHAPTER 1 Gundagai 1852: the town that moved; CHAPTER 2 Experimentation and regulation: pastoralism and mining,1850 to 1890; CHAPTER 3 Bourke 1890: the birth of engineering; Colour plates; CHAPTER 4 Federation, engineering, and a 'watershed' perspective,1890 to 1956; CHAPTER 5 Mildura and the Murray River 1956: the failure of engineering; CHAPTER 6 Challenging national development: dams and irrigation,1956 to 1990; CHAPTER 7 Cunnamulla 1990: the town that did not flood; Acknowledgements; Conversions; Abbreviations and terminology; Preface; Introduction; Conclusion
Control code
ocn775657700
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780643106659
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34361042
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)775657700
  • csiro0643106650

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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