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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/44669
Description: Shepherds were a critical component of the early wool industry in colonial Australia and persisted even after fencing was adopted and rapidly spread in the later nineteenth century. Initially shepherd ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23594
Description: Fences are ubiquitous in all settled areas of rural Australia and those older than 50 years qualify as historic heritage. However, the linear nature of fences (kilometres long and only millimetres wid ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/118468
Description: 2 page(s)
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/22203
Description: Past changes in East Antarctic Ice Sheet (EAIS) volume are poorly known and difficult to measure, yet are critical for predicting the response of the ice sheet to modern climate change. In particular, ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/23419
Description: Using the history of dingo-proof fences in Australia, I show that several key lessons were learnt by pastoralists, but later forgotten and had to be re-learnt. Each has application to current and futu ... More
Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/24595
Description: Fences are neglected heritage components of railway corridors. They record the development of colonial railways, they often contain components typical of earlier technology, they are usually considera ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/43288
Description: The transition from shepherding to fencing in colonial Australia was a technological revolution replacing labour with capital. Fencing could not be widespread in Australia until an historical conjunct ... More
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Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: Australia | fence | heritage | bushfire
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/104570
Description: Fences are ubiquitous in most western societies and have a history spanning several millennia. Many are important historic heritage, recording changes in technology and attempts to settle and manage l ... More
Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/112521
Description: 4 page(s)
Authors: Pickard, John
Date: 2005
Subject Keyword: 210300 Historical Studies
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/42876
Description: Post and rail fences had a relatively minor role in England in the eighteenth century, primarily to protect young hedges. However, they rapidly became the most advanced form offences in the new Austra ... More
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