History

Sludge

Sludge

Publisher: Black Inc.

Published: 2019-08-05

Type: BOOK

Children and animals drowned in sludge lakes. Mining effluent contaminated three-quarters of Victoria’s creeks and rivers. Sludge is the compelling story of the forgotten filth that plagued nineteenth-century Victoria.


Science

Science and Power in the Nineteenth-Century Tasman World

Science and Power in the Nineteenth-Century Tasman World

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Published: 2023-06

Type: BOOK

... sludge that choked Victoria's waterways. These human torrents contained European, Aboriginal, American, Chinese and ... goldfields, some struck wealth. Others floundered. And the more resourceful found other opportunities, sup- plying ...


Social Science

Mining the Landscape

Mining the Landscape

Publisher: Springer Nature

Published: 2022-09-12

Type: BOOK

... goldfields. In Social approaches to an industrial past: The archaeology and anthropology of mining, ed. V.C. Pigott ... Victoria's central goldfields. In Gold: Forgotten histories and lost objects of Australia, ed. I. McCalman, A. Cook ...


Architecture

Routledge Handbook of Cultural Landscape Practice

Routledge Handbook of Cultural Landscape Practice

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Published: 2023-02-14

Type: BOOK

... Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's goldfields. Melbourne: Black Inc. Lennon, J., 2000. Victorian goldfields: Tentative world heritage listing. Historic Environment 14(5), 70–74. Lerk, J.M., 2005. Bendigo's mining heritage. In: M. Butcher ...


Social Science

The Oxford Handbook of Industrial Archaeology

The Oxford Handbook of Industrial Archaeology

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Published: 2022-05-12

Type: BOOK

... Goldfields', Australasian Mining History 12: 45–58. Davies, P. & S. Lawrence. 2019. Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields. Melbourne: La Trobe University Press. Davies, P., S. Lawrence, and J. Turnbull, 2011. 'Harvesting Water on a ...


History

Visions of Nature

Visions of Nature

Publisher: Univ of California Press

Published: 2022-05-31

Type: BOOK

... Victoria, 1886–1901,” History of Photography 34, no. 3 (2010): 214–233; Nikita Vanderbyl, “ 'The Happiest Time of My Life ... Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields (Melbourne: La Trobe University Press, 2019); Andrea Gaynor ...


Nature

Wetlands in a Dry Land

Wetlands in a Dry Land

Publisher: University of Washington Press

Published: 2021-07-13

Type: BOOK

... Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields. Melbourne: Black, 2019. Douglas, Mary. Purity and Danger: An Analysis of Concepts of Pollution and Taboo. 1966; repr. London: Routledge, 2003. Dow, Coral. “ 'Sportsman's Paradise': The Effects ...


Social Science

The Routledge Handbook of Global Historical Archaeology

The Routledge Handbook of Global Historical Archaeology

Publisher: Routledge

Published: 2020-07-26

Type: BOOK

... Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields (2019), also with Peter Davies, is an environmental archaeology of mining. Mark P. Leone is a Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Maryland, USA, and is a historical ...


History

Australia on the World Stage

Australia on the World Stage

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Published: 2022-10-18

Type: BOOK

... Victoria River Downs, Humbert River and Wave Hill Stations (Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press, 1991); Darrell Lewis ... Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields (Melbourne: La Trobe University Press, 2019), e.g. 39–44 (sluicing), 60–62 ...


Nature

Use with Care

Use with Care

Publisher: UNSW Press

Published: 1992

Type: BOOK

... sludge presents both aesthetic and environmental problems . The reappearance of long - forgotten toxic - waste dumps under housing developments etc. is one of the more dramatic garbage disasters . In Victoria , 32 sites are registered ...