The Resource Far country : a short history of the Northern Territory, Alan Powell

Far country : a short history of the Northern Territory, Alan Powell

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Far country : a short history of the Northern Territory
Title
Far country
Title remainder
a short history of the Northern Territory
Statement of responsibility
Alan Powell
Creator
Subject
Summary
Includes information on Aboriginal people in the Northern Territory; Macassans; exploration; early history; violent conflicts; failed attempts to set up pastoral stations in Arnhem Land; role in pastoral industry; police trackers; government policy and legislation; land rights; references
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1936-
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Powell, Alan
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  • Eastern and African Cold Storage Supply Company
  • Northern Territory
Target audience
adult
Label
Far country : a short history of the Northern Territory, Alan Powell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references. p. 270-287
Contents
The land and those who belonged to it -- The forces of change -- The British come and go -- Australian expansionism -- Dream's end -- Civilizers, celestials and savages -- The coming of the commonwealth -- Hope deferred and hope renewed -- War in the North -- Moving
Control code
M0031463
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 301 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps
Stock number
6110b
System control number
0044993
Label
Far country : a short history of the Northern Territory, Alan Powell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references. p. 270-287
Contents
The land and those who belonged to it -- The forces of change -- The British come and go -- Australian expansionism -- Dream's end -- Civilizers, celestials and savages -- The coming of the commonwealth -- Hope deferred and hope renewed -- War in the North -- Moving
Control code
M0031463
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 301 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps
Stock number
6110b
System control number
0044993

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