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Seal Rocks and Victoria's primitive beginnings, Ruth Gooch

Label
Seal Rocks and Victoria's primitive beginnings
Title
Seal Rocks and Victoria's primitive beginnings
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Gooch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of sealing in the margins of Westernport and Bass Strait and Seal Rocks; examination of the treatment of Aboriginal women by sealers and Aboriginal men in the early 1800s; includes sealing methods of Aboriginal women; Aboriginal health and illnesses and fertility in Tasmania and Southern Victoria
Cataloging source
ANL
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1937-
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Gooch, Ruth Victoria
Dewey number
994.5201
Index
index present
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  • Boultbee, John
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Sealing
  • Women, Aboriginal Tasmanian
  • Seal Rocks (Vic.)
  • Western Port (Vic.)
Label
Seal Rocks and Victoria's primitive beginnings, Ruth Gooch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 151 -159
Contents
  • 'Thieves and scoundrels' : the Sealers -- Contact with Aborigines: beyond the culture wars -- The French expedition and the British settlement -- The dying days of sealing -- Seal protection -- The fishing industry -- The war and barracouta -- Seals and science -- A note on shipping and disasters
  • Appendix 1: Proclamation on treatment of Aborigines -- Appendix 2: Sealing methods of Aboriginal women -- Appendix 3: On sealers and Aboriginal women
Control code
000043215033
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780646495668
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. maps, ports.
Label
Seal Rocks and Victoria's primitive beginnings, Ruth Gooch
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 151 -159
Contents
  • 'Thieves and scoundrels' : the Sealers -- Contact with Aborigines: beyond the culture wars -- The French expedition and the British settlement -- The dying days of sealing -- Seal protection -- The fishing industry -- The war and barracouta -- Seals and science -- A note on shipping and disasters
  • Appendix 1: Proclamation on treatment of Aborigines -- Appendix 2: Sealing methods of Aboriginal women -- Appendix 3: On sealers and Aboriginal women
Control code
000043215033
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780646495668
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. maps, ports.

Library Locations

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