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The Resource Friendly mission : the Tasmanian journals and papers of George Augustus Robinson, 1829-1834, edited by N.J.B. Plomley

Friendly mission : the Tasmanian journals and papers of George Augustus Robinson, 1829-1834, edited by N.J.B. Plomley

Label
Friendly mission : the Tasmanian journals and papers of George Augustus Robinson, 1829-1834
Title
Friendly mission
Title remainder
the Tasmanian journals and papers of George Augustus Robinson, 1829-1834
Statement of responsibility
edited by N.J.B. Plomley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Robinson's diary record of his travels across Van Diemen's Land interacting with the Indigenous peoples and persuading them to be relocated to offshore islands."--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANL
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1791-1866
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robinson, George Augustus
Dewey number
994.602
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Plomley, N. J. B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, George Augustus
  • Truganini
  • Woorrady
  • Walyer
  • Tunnerminnerwait
  • Towterer
  • Drayduric
  • Aboriginal Tasmanians
Label
Friendly mission : the Tasmanian journals and papers of George Augustus Robinson, 1829-1834, edited by N.J.B. Plomley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: Hobart : Tasmanian Historical Research Association, 1966
  • See also 1966 edition at RB P729.54/F1
  • Includes index
  • "This edition...incorporates the corrections and additions that appeared in the 1971 supplement, together with additional corrections collated by Plomley over subsequent years. Further, this edition includes Plomley's revised version of the Bruny Island mission 1829 which corrects previous omissions and adds extra material such as the journal of Robinson's clerk, Charles Sterling. There is also a comprehensive new index"
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 1098-1103
Contents
Prelude: Robinson the emigrant; The Tasmanian Aborigines; Settlers versus Aborigines -- Friendly mission: Robinson the conciliator: The Bruny Island mission, 1829; Mission to Port Davey: expedition to the south-western, western and north-western tribes, January-October 1830; Mission to the sealers: expedition to the north-eastern and eastern tribes, October 1830 - October 1831; Expedition to the Big River Tribe, October-December 1831; Expedition to the north-western tribes, February-November 1832; Expedition to the tribes in the region of Macquarie Harbour, December 1832-October 1833; Last expedition: mission to the remnant of the western tribes, December 1833 - August 1834 -- Aftermath -- Appendices: Robinson's journeys in Tasmania in relation to exploration of the island by others -- Aboriginal place names in Tasmania -- Notes on natural history -- The causes of the extinction of the Tasmanians -- The Aboriginal tribes in Tasmania - List of the Aborigines -- The sealers -- List of officials, settlers, convicts and others, with biographical notes; List of colonial and overseas vessels mentioned in the text -- Addendum - Route maps
Control code
000042423614
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xvii, 1162 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780977557226
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps
Label
Friendly mission : the Tasmanian journals and papers of George Augustus Robinson, 1829-1834, edited by N.J.B. Plomley
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: Hobart : Tasmanian Historical Research Association, 1966
  • See also 1966 edition at RB P729.54/F1
  • Includes index
  • "This edition...incorporates the corrections and additions that appeared in the 1971 supplement, together with additional corrections collated by Plomley over subsequent years. Further, this edition includes Plomley's revised version of the Bruny Island mission 1829 which corrects previous omissions and adds extra material such as the journal of Robinson's clerk, Charles Sterling. There is also a comprehensive new index"
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 1098-1103
Contents
Prelude: Robinson the emigrant; The Tasmanian Aborigines; Settlers versus Aborigines -- Friendly mission: Robinson the conciliator: The Bruny Island mission, 1829; Mission to Port Davey: expedition to the south-western, western and north-western tribes, January-October 1830; Mission to the sealers: expedition to the north-eastern and eastern tribes, October 1830 - October 1831; Expedition to the Big River Tribe, October-December 1831; Expedition to the north-western tribes, February-November 1832; Expedition to the tribes in the region of Macquarie Harbour, December 1832-October 1833; Last expedition: mission to the remnant of the western tribes, December 1833 - August 1834 -- Aftermath -- Appendices: Robinson's journeys in Tasmania in relation to exploration of the island by others -- Aboriginal place names in Tasmania -- Notes on natural history -- The causes of the extinction of the Tasmanians -- The Aboriginal tribes in Tasmania - List of the Aborigines -- The sealers -- List of officials, settlers, convicts and others, with biographical notes; List of colonial and overseas vessels mentioned in the text -- Addendum - Route maps
Control code
000042423614
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xvii, 1162 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780977557226
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps

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