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Main Title: The astonishing history of Ballarat. Volume 1 : 1851-1855 / by Doug Bradby, with 10 illustrations in black and whilter by Carson Ellis.
Author: Bradby, Doug (Douglas Neil), 1948-
Ellis, Carson, illustrator.
Imprint: Buninyong, Victoria : Seriously History Press, 2018.
Collation: x, 180 pages, 10 pages of plates : illustrations, paperback ; 24 cm.
Subject: General histories
Gold mines and mining
Ballarat (Vic.) (Wadawurrung Country)
ISBN: 9780992382896
Includes bibliographical references (page 177-178).

"In 1851, Ballarat was a tranquil and beautiful valley. By 1855, it had become the thriving centre of the world largest alluvial goldfield. It was a stunning intellectual and physical achievement by the diggers of Ballarat. Their reward was approximately two million ounces of gold" -- Back cover.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.571 BAL BRA Available