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Tony Robinson explores Australia

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Title Tony Robinson explores Australia [videorecording].
Edition Widescreen.
Publisher/Date Australia : Magna Home Entertainment [distributor], c2011.
Pagination etc. 2 videodiscs (DVD) (312 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents note Originally broadcast: 5/5 - 7/6/2011.
Catalogued from the container.
Disc 1. Race to the end of the world Against the odds The people are revolting -- Disc 2. Eureka Welcome to Australia Still stroppy beggars.
Creation Note Producer: Shaun Gilmartin ; writer: Jenny Brown.
Performer note Presenter: Tony Robinson.
Summary Note From the first sighting by a wayward buccaneer all the way through to the Sydney Olympics, Australia has been influenced by many cultures. Now Tony Robinson brings his distinctive passion for storytelling and discovery to reveal some astonishing quirks of history on the island continent. Traces the history of Australia, from European discovery to the present day. Features archival material and dramatic reconstructions. Local experts contribute. Aspects discussed include: the first fleet, establishment of the colony, convicts, pioneers, explorers and post-war immigration.
Target audience note Rated: PG. Mild themes and infrequent coarse language.
Language note In English.
Subject National characteristics, Australian
Australia -- History
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Added Author Robinson, Tony, 1946-
Shelf Location DVD 994 ROBI
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