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The Resource Dire Strait : a history of Bass Strait, Charles Bateson

Dire Strait : a history of Bass Strait, Charles Bateson

Label
Dire Strait : a history of Bass Strait
Title
Dire Strait
Title remainder
a history of Bass Strait
Statement of responsibility
Charles Bateson
Creator
Subject
Summary
Includes exploration and contact with natives by James Kelly; treatment of native women by whalers; unsuccessful efforts by George Augustus Robinson to prevent the extermination of Tasmanian Aboriginals by convincing them to live in Aboriginal settlements (Swan Island, Guncarriage Island, Flinders Island, Oyster Bay); brief discussion of Lucy Beedon, The Queen of the Isles, war between Tolobunganah and Lamanbunganah and seal hunting. Includes photographs of King Billy of Tasmania, unidentified Tasmanian Aboriginals, Wybalenna Mission on Flinders Island
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Bateson, Charles
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
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  • Beedon, Lucy
  • Lanne, William
  • Robinson, George Augustus
  • Tolobunganah
  • Lamanbunganah
  • Bass Strait (Vic. and Tas)
Label
Dire Strait : a history of Bass Strait, Charles Bateson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
M0059039
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3, in Closed Stack, is a donation from Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780589071165
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Stock number
10963
System control number
0083527
Label
Dire Strait : a history of Bass Strait, Charles Bateson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
M0059039
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3, in Closed Stack, is a donation from Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780589071165
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Stock number
10963
System control number
0083527

Library Locations

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