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The Resource Frontier lands and pioneer legends : how pastoralists gained Karuwali land, Pamela Lukin Watson

Frontier lands and pioneer legends : how pastoralists gained Karuwali land, Pamela Lukin Watson

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Frontier lands and pioneer legends : how pastoralists gained Karuwali land
Title
Frontier lands and pioneer legends
Title remainder
how pastoralists gained Karuwali land
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Lukin Watson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Study of the accounts of the colonial process in south-west Queensland through the accounts of Alice Duncan-Kemp, Mary Durack and the Costello, de Satge and Collins families with the Karuwali; origin of the frontier and pioneer legend and its representation in the writing of pastoral families; includes biographies and assessments of the works of Mary Durack and Alice Duncan-Kemp; Duncan-Kemp's views on Karuwali land ownership and culture; relations with individual Karuwali; relationship to land, religious and ceremonial life - initiation, economy and exchange; contact history and conflict - resistance and millenarian movements - the Kooroongoora; sexual economy - venereal disease and starvation; nineteenth century accounts of the Karuwali - McKinlay, Hodgkinson, Westgarth, E.M. Curr; Native Mounted Police, violent conflict and forced removals to Whitula, Durundur and Barambah/Cherbourg; colonial attitudes - justification and protest; Mooraberrie Station
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
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Watson, Pamela Lukin
Dewey number
994.34
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Durack family
  • Costello family
  • Duncan family
  • Duncan-Kemp, A. M.
  • Durack, Mary
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Channel Country (Qld.-S.Aust.)
Label
Frontier lands and pioneer legends : how pastoralists gained Karuwali land, Pamela Lukin Watson
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Control code
abn98059100
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 136 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781864484953
Other physical details
maps
Label
Frontier lands and pioneer legends : how pastoralists gained Karuwali land, Pamela Lukin Watson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Control code
abn98059100
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 136 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781864484953
Other physical details
maps

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