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The Resource Kangaroo Island, South Australia : cradle of the colony, G. Edith Wells

Kangaroo Island, South Australia : cradle of the colony, G. Edith Wells

Label
Kangaroo Island, South Australia : cradle of the colony
Title
Kangaroo Island, South Australia
Title remainder
cradle of the colony
Statement of responsibility
G. Edith Wells
Title variation
Cradle of a colony
Title variation remainder
Kangaroo Island, South Australia : the earliest history and legends of ultima thule : the island at the end of the world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
First chapter deals with some elements of the Kangaroo Island Kartan culture and the Ngarrindjeri people of the mainland. Early contacts and subsequent settlement by whalers and sealers. Abductions of Ngarrindjeri women to Kangaroo Island. Early friendly contacts between Ngarrindjeri and Europeans becoming more hostile as European settlement and encroachment increased. Some Ngarrindjeri legends
Cataloging source
SFED:AD
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Wells, G. Edith
Dewey number
994.235
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Kangaroo Island (S. Aust.)
Label
Kangaroo Island, South Australia : cradle of the colony, G. Edith Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Folded map of Kangaroo Island on inside back cover
  • "The earliest history and legends of the place they called Ultima Thule: the island at the end of the world"
Control code
000006039448
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 78 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780909630126
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)220722033
Label
Kangaroo Island, South Australia : cradle of the colony, G. Edith Wells
Publication
Note
  • Folded map of Kangaroo Island on inside back cover
  • "The earliest history and legends of the place they called Ultima Thule: the island at the end of the world"
Control code
000006039448
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 78 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780909630126
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)220722033

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