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The hunt for London's thylacines shows a greater truth about Australian extinction

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Edmonds, P and Stark, H, The hunt for London's thylacines shows a greater truth about Australian extinction, ABC News, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Australia, 6 April 2018 (2018) [Newspaper Article]


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Abstract

On a cold, dark night in the winter of June 2017, hundreds of people gathered on the lawns of Hobartís parliament house to join a procession that carried an effigy of a giant Tasmanian tiger (thylacine) to be ritually burnt at Macquarie Point.

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Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:thylacine, history, hobart london
Research Division:History and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical Studies
Research Field:Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Understanding Past Societies
Objective Field:Understanding Australia's Past
UTAS Author:Edmonds, P (Associate Professor Penny Edmonds)
UTAS Author:Stark, H (Dr Hannah Stark)
ID Code:125572
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2018-04-24
Last Modified:2018-04-24
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