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Chambers's papers for the people, Vol. 5-6

Label
Chambers's papers for the people, Vol. 5-6
Title
Chambers's papers for the people
Title number
Vol. 5-6
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Vol. VI Australia and Van Diemen's Land p. 8: theories on the origin of the Aboriginal people of Australia; author's opinion that the Aborigines are similar to the Papuans; in weapons and lifestyle; theory that Malay expansion south drove Papuans to the shores of Australia; p. 9 customs and lifestyle; physical anthropology' p. 10: Author does not accept the theory that the Aboriginal race will die out as a result of European civilisation; p. 10-11 Observations on religion; mortuary customs; Aboriginal belief that white people are their deceased relatives returned to life; p. 25 Existence of a group of Aboriginal Christians at Port Essington before British contact; Christianity brought by the Dutch; p. 31 author repeats view that contact with Europeans will refine and enhance the humanity of Aboriginal people which already exists and not lead to the extinction of their race; Rock art gallery on Depuch Island
Additional physical form
Also available electronically at Internet Archive: http://www.archive.org/details/texts (scanned by Google Books)
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
periodical
Entry convention
successive entry
Frequency
unknown
LC call number
AP4
LC item number
.C4535
Original alphabet or script of title
basic roman
Regularity
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1800-1883
  • 1802-1871
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chambers, William
  • Chambers, Robert
Label
Chambers's papers for the people, Vol. 5-6
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from volume title page
Contents
Australia and Van Diemen's Land
Control code
000009363276
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Lccn
50043366
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Published in 96 nos., each paginated separately
System control number
(OCoLC)4442206
Label
Chambers's papers for the people, Vol. 5-6
Publication
Note
Title from volume title page
Contents
Australia and Van Diemen's Land
Control code
000009363276
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Lccn
50043366
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Published in 96 nos., each paginated separately
System control number
(OCoLC)4442206

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