The Resource History of Austral-Asia : comprising New South Wales, Van Diemens Island, Swan River, South Australia, &c

History of Austral-Asia : comprising New South Wales, Van Diemens Island, Swan River, South Australia, &c

Label
History of Austral-Asia : comprising New South Wales, Van Diemens Island, Swan River, South Australia, &c
Title
History of Austral-Asia : comprising New South Wales, Van Diemens Island, Swan River, South Australia, &c
Creator
Subject
Summary
Physical description of NSW Aborigines; obtaining of the male and female bodies for examination; hanging of Black Tommy for murder (1827); exhumation of a body; women's skull damaged by blows - method of dispute resolution; initiation and mourning practices; cannibalism; shelters; weapons - spears and boomerangs, clubs and axes; burial practices - mounds and carved trees; coroborree; tracking skills; description of Blacktown; Aboriginal decline and the need to continue to try to civilize; infanticide of mixed race children; violent conflict in Van Diemens Land
Additional physical form
Vol. 2 also available electronically at Google Books: http://books.google.com/
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Martin, Robert Montgomery
Series statement
British col. Libr. 2
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Kickerterpoller
Label
History of Austral-Asia : comprising New South Wales, Van Diemens Island, Swan River, South Australia, &c
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0022345.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Second title-page; British colonial library, vol. 2, London, Whittaker & Co
Control code
M0022345
Extent
[viii], 371 p.:
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., fold. maps.
Stock number
Rb 5052b
System control number
0036362
Label
History of Austral-Asia : comprising New South Wales, Van Diemens Island, Swan River, South Australia, &c
Link
https://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0022345.pdf
Publication
Note
Second title-page; British colonial library, vol. 2, London, Whittaker & Co
Control code
M0022345
Extent
[viii], 371 p.:
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., fold. maps.
Stock number
Rb 5052b
System control number
0036362

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