TITLE

Nominally challenged

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Ken
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
IPA Review;1995, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the campaign to save Australian rodents by changing rodents' English names to Aboriginal names. Campaign launched by the World Wide Fund for Nature; Plains rat; False water rat; Greater stick-nets rat; Alternative aboriginal names.
ACCESSION #
9510260429

 

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