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Australian Beach Cultures
By Douglas G. Booth

Australian Beach Cultures

The History of Sun, Sand and Surf

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Australian Beach Cultures by Douglas G. Booth

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Australians are surrounded by beaches. But this enclosure is more than a geographical fact for the inhabitants of an island continent; the beach is an integral part of the cultural envelope. This work analyzes the history of the beach as an integral aspect of Australian culture.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780714651675
ISBN-10: 0714651672
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 27mm)
Pages: 284
Imprint: Frank Cass Publishers
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Sep-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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