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The Resource Handbook to Australasia : being a brief historical and descriptive account of Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, and New Zealand, edited by William Fairfax

Handbook to Australasia : being a brief historical and descriptive account of Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, and New Zealand, edited by William Fairfax

Label
Handbook to Australasia : being a brief historical and descriptive account of Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, and New Zealand
Title
Handbook to Australasia
Title remainder
being a brief historical and descriptive account of Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, and New Zealand
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Fairfax
Title variation
Bradshaw's guide to Victoria
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
p. l Aborigines : possum cloaks; bark shelters; impending extinction of race; susceptibility to diseases brought by colonists; general failure of missionaries to convert Aboriginal people to Christianity; Records government expenditure up to 1848 on the Wesleyan mission at Buntingdale, the Aboriginal school, the Port Phillip Protectorate and the native police; comments that the expenditure achieved no results of any value
Related
Cataloging source
VCAV
Citation location within source
9545
Citation source
Ferguson
Dewey number
994.03
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Fairfax, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Australasia
Label
Handbook to Australasia : being a brief historical and descriptive account of Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, and New Zealand, edited by William Fairfax
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Supplement to: Bradshaw's guide to Victoria
  • Spine title: Handbook to Australasia, 1859
  • pp. 229-244 is a catalogue of books on Australia, prepared by the Public Library Melbourne
  • "With a map of the Australasian colonies".
Control code
000002636417
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
clx, 244 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Lccn
00105113
Other physical details
folded map
System control number
(OCoLC)220192797
Label
Handbook to Australasia : being a brief historical and descriptive account of Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, New South Wales, Western Australia, and New Zealand, edited by William Fairfax
Publication
Note
  • Supplement to: Bradshaw's guide to Victoria
  • Spine title: Handbook to Australasia, 1859
  • pp. 229-244 is a catalogue of books on Australia, prepared by the Public Library Melbourne
  • "With a map of the Australasian colonies".
Control code
000002636417
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
clx, 244 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Lccn
00105113
Other physical details
folded map
System control number
(OCoLC)220192797

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