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Australia

  • Barry Turner
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Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

The Australian landmass, reaching northwards to Papua New Guinea and including Tasmania in the south, was inhabited in prehistoric times until adverse climatic conditions led to a population exodus between 15,000 and 25,000 years ago. A population using stone tools was in evidence by 2,000–1,000 BC.

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Western Australia Liberal Party Australian Capital Territory Legislative Council General Cargo 
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