Full Record

Main Title: Koonwarra : a naturalist's adventures in Australia / Charles Barrett.
Author: Barrett, Charles.
Year: 1939.
Collation: xii, 315 p., <25> p. of plates : ill., hbk, ; 22 cm.
Summary: Chapter one - Koonwarra: the black swan -- Chapter two - Victorian interlude -- Chapter three - The isle of parrots -- Chapter four - To the tropics -- Chapter five - Camping among the Capricorns -- Chapter six - Quest for the Cassowary -- Chapter seven - Bushed on Bellenden Ker -- Chapter eight - 'The Beachcomber' of Dunk Island -- Chapter nine - The great Nullarbor plain -- Chapter ten - Through central Australia -- Chapter eleven - Crocodile rivers -- Chapter twelve - The lightning brothers -- Chapter thirteen - Mainly about missions -- Index.

This work contains text and/or images that may cause offence to members of Australian First Nations communities or may be deemed inappropriate for some users on the grounds of sex, age, or social status by Australian First Nations communities. It contains terms and annotations which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was written and may not be considered appropriate today. It may include words and descriptive terms that may be offensive to Indigenous Australians. This material is presented as part of the record of the past; contemporary users should interpret the work within that context.
Subject: Barrett, Charles, 1879-1959
Description and travel
Natural history
First Nations Australians
Includes index.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Stacks 305.801 BAR Available