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Road to Botany Bay free pdf "The Road to Botany Bay," first published in 1987 and considered a classic in the field of cultural and historical geography, examines the poetic constitution of colonial society. Through a far-reaching exploration of Australia's mapping, narrative description, early urbanism, and bush mythology, Paul Carter exposes the mythopoetic mechanisms of empire. A powerfully written account of the ways in which language, history, and geography influenced the territorial theater of nineteenth-century imperialism, the book is also a call to think, write, and live differently.

About Paul Carter

Paul Carter is author of many books, including "Dark Writing" (2008) and "Material Thinking" (2004). He is creative director of Material Thinking, a place-making research and design studio based in Melbourne, Australia.

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Author : Paul Carter
Publisher : University of Minnesota Press
Data Published : 10 March 2010
ISBN : 081666997X
EAN : 9780816669974
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 416 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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