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The Resource Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw

Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw

Label
Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove 1788-92
Title
Phillip of Australia
Title remainder
an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove 1788-92
Statement of responsibility
by M. Barnard Eldershaw
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Account of first settlement in Australia at Sydney Cove, lead by Governor Phillip; discusses background to, and reasons for, settlement; government instructions, including instructions regarding Indigenous Australians, organisation, personnel etc for voyage and settlement; voyage to Sydney Cove; settlement and contact; Governor's, officers', solders', convicts' and settlers' varying attitudes to, and relationships with, Indigenous Australians; Governor's treatment of Indigenous Australians and attempts to maintain peaceful relations with them; descriptions of Indigenous Australians; deteriorating relationships, violence and eventual punitive expedition; capture of Arabanoo, and later Baneelon and Colbee, in attempt to learn about Indigenous people; captives' lives after captured; smallpox and famine among Aboriginals
Cataloging source
VDU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eldershaw, M. Barnard
Dewey number
994/.4/02
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Phillip, Arthur
  • Gooreedeeana
  • Arabanoo
  • Colbee
  • Bennelong
  • New South Wales
Label
Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • First published: London : George C. Harrap, 1938
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 347-348
Control code
000012694168
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
366 p.
Isbn
9780207134555
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port.
Label
Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • First published: London : George C. Harrap, 1938
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 347-348
Control code
000012694168
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
366 p.
Isbn
9780207134555
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
port.

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