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The urban hierarchy of the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales

King, Herbert William Henry

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This thesis is an inquiry into the geography of a group of urban settlements on the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales. I have endeavoured to investigate significant factors which have influenced the general location and the particular siting of the settlement; examine the urban aspect, evolution, morphology and function of some representative centres; provisionally determine their hierarchical ranking; and discuss the interrelations between neighbouring towns in the area. Empirically, I...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorKing, Herbert William Henry
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-15T07:21:43Z
dc.date.available2013-01-15T07:21:43Z
dc.identifier.otherb10149156
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/9591
dc.description.abstractThis thesis is an inquiry into the geography of a group of urban settlements on the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales. I have endeavoured to investigate significant factors which have influenced the general location and the particular siting of the settlement; examine the urban aspect, evolution, morphology and function of some representative centres; provisionally determine their hierarchical ranking; and discuss the interrelations between neighbouring towns in the area. Empirically, I have attempted to throw some light on the character of the Australian town, which, though it plays a most important part in the life of the continent, is as yet as almost unknown quantity: few attempts have been made to examine it geographically, and in particular, the study of the interrelations between neighbouring towns has been almost wholly neglected in Australia <…>
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.subjectcities and towns_Australia_New South Wales
dc.titleThe urban hierarchy of the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales
dc.typeThesis (PhD)
dcterms.valid1956
local.description.notesThis thesis has been made available through exception 200AB to the Copyright Act
local.description.refereedYes
local.type.degreeDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)
dc.date.issued1956
local.contributor.affiliationAustralian National University
local.identifier.doi10.25911/5d78da84ad09b
local.identifier.proquestYes
local.mintdoimint
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