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HILLS OF THE WEST WIND : Reflections on the Tasmanian Landscape
Binks, C. J.
Barrallier Books
ISBN 10: 0958583870
ISBN 13: 9780958583879

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HILLS OF THE WEST WIND : Reflections on the Tasmanian Landscape
Binks, C. J.      
ISBN: 0958583870
Barrallier Books Geelong, Victoria, Australia 2006 First Edition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hardcover xix, + 410pp., illustrated throughout: full colour plates, and b/white halftone plates and maps. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Bright gilt titles over near fine boards. Textblock pristine. Attached ribbon bookmark. No dustjacket. A meander through the essence of Tasmania; the breath-taking landscapes, and the Tasmanians who have made it what it is . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 7 'sections' (chapters), viz: Shaping an Island, A Varied Tapestry, Kinship and Management, Two Centuries of Progress, Power of a Myth, Counter Culture, Landscape of the Future, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 1.15kg. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Near Fine
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009559
Bookseller: Diversity Books  
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Hills of the West Wind, Reflections on the Tasmanian Landscape
Chris Binks      
ISBN: 9780958583879
Barrallier Books Canberra A 2006 1st 22 cm x 15 Hardcover 'Hills of the West Wind' is a response by Chris Binks to the beauty of the Tasmanian landscape.





In this stunning book, Chris surveys the processes that shaped the landscape and the relationship between the people of the Island and the land. He considers on the growth of tension between those who celebrate the beauty of the land and those who wish to harness Tasmania's natural resources.



Tasmania is now at a crossroads and the people can either go on to a new, positive era of cooperation or return to the dark days of distrust. 'Hills of the West Wind' offers insights into future directions for the nation and the island.



'Hills of the West Wind' was produced as limited deluxe edition, presented with the finest paper and binding. It includes historical photographs, original hand drawn maps, and paintings by Tasmanian artists. It is a most beautiful book that is already a classic of Tasmanian literature. New/New
Price: $54.90 (AUD)
Book Number: BB2
Bookseller: Barrallier Books  
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