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Australia 1872 : how Bernhard Holtermann turned gold into a unique photographic treasure / Christoph Hein.

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HQ 2021/0651

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74VKaOq2O0wy

Australia 1872 : how Bernhard Holtermann turned gold into a unique photographic treasure / Christoph Hein.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKaOq2O0wy

Australia 1872 : how Bernhard Holtermann turned gold into a unique photographic treasure / Christoph Hein.

Full title

Australia 1872 : how Bernhard Holtermann turned gold into a unique photographic treasure / Christoph Hein.

Publisher

Cologne, Germany : Emons Verlag, 2020.

Cologne, Germany : Emons Verlag, 2020.

Alternative title

Australia eighteen seventy-two

Date

2020.

Call Numbers

HQ 2021/0651

Record Identifier

74VKaOq2O0wy

Language

English

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Physical Description

Contents

239 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm.

Content type

text

still image

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

Cologne, Germany : Emons Verlag, 2020.

Cologne, Germany : Emons Verlag, 2020.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

Bernhard Otto Holtermann emigrated from Hamburg to Australia in 1858 as a destitute young man, where, in 1872, he unearthed the largest lump of gold in the world. Holtermann shared his newfound wealth with his adopted home. As he traveled through the settlements, he had the poverty-stricken life documented in spectacular images by a team of photogr...

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Full title

Australia 1872 : how Bernhard Holtermann turned gold into a unique photographic treasure / Christoph Hein.

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How Bernhard Holtermann turned gold into a unique photographic treasure

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

How a lump of gold went down in photographic history -- Previously unpublished UNESCO World Heritage-listed photos-- More than 150 impressive photos.

Includes bibliographical references.

Mitchell Library copy [HQ 2021/0651]: Jacket filed

Date Published

2020.

2020.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Date Copyright

©2020.

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HQ 2021/0651

Record Identifier

74VKaOq2O0wy

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKaOq2O0wy

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ISBN

9783740808419 hardback

DDC

910 994.4031

MMS ID

991024375717502626

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