2005, English, Book, Illustrated edition: The Snowy River story : the grassroots campaign to save a national icon / Claire Miller. Miller, Claire.

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The Snowy River story : the grassroots campaign to save a national icon / Claire Miller
 
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Physical Description
  • xvii, 270 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Published
  • Sydney : ABC Books, 2005.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • The Snowy River story : the grassroots campaign to save a national icon /‚Äč Claire Miller.
Also Titled
  • Grassroots campaign to save a national icon
Author
  • Miller, Claire.
Other Authors
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Published
  • Sydney : ABC Books, 2005.
Physical Description
  • xvii, 270 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • In this book, the author " recounts the stirring tale of the small town campaign by Dalgety and Orbost to restore water to the legendary river - a lopsided battle waged against powerful commercial interests and governments that did not want to know. Farmers, city dwellers, bureaucrats and politicians were caught up in the dramatic events that captures the imagination of the Australian people and climaxed with a government fighting for its life, and a historic political deal." - back cover.
Contents
  • 1. The throwaway river
  • 2. The Snowy River alliance
  • 3. Rough and tumble
  • 4. The Snowy water inquiry
  • 5. Getting political
  • 6. Ingram's choice
  • 7. A tale of two rivers
  • 8. A little bit of history undone
  • 9. A long time in politics
  • Stories from the men and women of the Snowy River.
Notes
  • Bibliography, p. 259-261.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 073331533X
Dewey Number
  • 333.9162099447
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