Famous People of the Gold Rush EraBook - 2006
This series explores the events surrounding the gold rushes in Australia during the 1800s and early 1900s. The political and social contexts that triggered gold fever and the key events of the era are examined. The books also look at daily life on the goldfields, the contributions of the Chinese miners, the impact on Aboriginal peoples, the way gold shaped modern Australia, including the effects on the environment, immigration, politics and society in general.
Publisher: Port Melbourne : 2006
Branch Call Number: JNF 994.031 GUIL
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. ; 29 cm