This overview of Australian post-contact history uses material objects such as artefacts, buildings, and landscapes. The book offers broad geographic and temporal coverage, and social themes such as gender, status, ethnicity and identity inform every chapter.Some of the most common types of objects are those made of ceramic and glass, both of which break easily when in use ... Organic materials such as wood, textiles and paper make up the majority of goods in an ordinary household but theseanbsp;...
|Title||:||An Archaeology of Australia Since 1788|
|Author||:||Susan Lawrence, Peter Davies|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-10-21|