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The Aboriginal story of Burke and Wills : forgotten narratives, edited by Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir

Label
The Aboriginal story of Burke and Wills : forgotten narratives
Title
The Aboriginal story of Burke and Wills
Title remainder
forgotten narratives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first major study of Aboriginal cross-cultural exchanges with the Burke and Wills expedition of 1860-61
Cataloging source
ANL
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1958-
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Clark, Ian D.
Dewey number
994
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
index present
Intended audience
Postgraduate, General
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1958-
  • 1963-
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  • Clark, Ian D.
  • Cahir, Fred
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  • Woannadie
  • Becker, Ludwig
  • Howitt, A. W.
  • Welch, Edwin J
  • McKinlay, John
  • Landsborough, William
  • Burke and Wills Expedition,
  • Explorers
  • Australia
Label
The Aboriginal story of Burke and Wills : forgotten narratives, edited by Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Aboriginal legacy of the Burke and Wills Expedition : an introduction / Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir -- The members of the Victorian Exploring Expedition and their prior experience of Aboriginal peoples / Ian D. Clark -- "Exploring is a killing game only to those who do not know anything about it" : William Lockhart Morton and other contemporary views about the Victorian Exploring Expedition and its fate / Ian D. Clark -- The use and abuse of Aboriginal ecological knowledge / Philip A. Clarke -- The Aboriginal contribution to the expedition, observed through Germanic eyes / David Dodd -- Appendix 5.1 : Extracts from the 1861 Anniversary address of the Royal Society of Victoria delivered by the president, His Excellency Sir Henry Barkly KCB on 8 April 1861 -- Appendix 5.2 English translation of Beckler, H (1867): Corroberri : Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Musik bei den australischen Ureinwohnern : Globus 13 : 82-84 -- Language notes connected to the journey of the expedition as far as the Cooper / Luise Hercus -- Burke and Wills and the Aboriginal people of the Corner Country -- "Devil been walk about tonight - not devil belonging to blackfellow, but white man devil. Methink Burke and Wills cry out tonight "What for whitefellow not send horses and grub?" : an examination of Aboriginal oral traditions of colonial explorers / Fred Cahir -- How did Burke die? / Darrell Lewis -- Telling and retelling national narratives / Deirdre Slattery -- The influence of Aboriginal country on artist and naturalist Ludwig Becker of the Victorian Exploring Expedition: Mootwingee, 1860-61 / Peta Jeffries -- If I belong here...how did that come to be? / Paul Lambeth -- Alfred Howitt and the erasure of Aboriginal history / Leigh Boucher -- Remembering Edwin J. Welch: surveyor to Howitt's Contingent Exploration Party / Frank Leahy -- "We have received news from the blacks" : Aboriginal messengers and their reports of the Burke relief expedition (1861-1862) led by John McKinlay / Fred Cahir -- William Landsborough's expedition of 1862 from Carpentaria to Victoria in search of Burke and Wills: exploration with native police troopers and Aboriginal guides / Peta Jeffries -- "I will suppose this will end in our having to live like the blacks for a few months' : reinterpreting the history of Burke and Wills / Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir
Control code
000050418837
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 314 p.
Isbn
9780643108080
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) facsims, maps, music, ports.,
System control number
(OCoLC)825018473
Label
The Aboriginal story of Burke and Wills : forgotten narratives, edited by Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Aboriginal legacy of the Burke and Wills Expedition : an introduction / Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir -- The members of the Victorian Exploring Expedition and their prior experience of Aboriginal peoples / Ian D. Clark -- "Exploring is a killing game only to those who do not know anything about it" : William Lockhart Morton and other contemporary views about the Victorian Exploring Expedition and its fate / Ian D. Clark -- The use and abuse of Aboriginal ecological knowledge / Philip A. Clarke -- The Aboriginal contribution to the expedition, observed through Germanic eyes / David Dodd -- Appendix 5.1 : Extracts from the 1861 Anniversary address of the Royal Society of Victoria delivered by the president, His Excellency Sir Henry Barkly KCB on 8 April 1861 -- Appendix 5.2 English translation of Beckler, H (1867): Corroberri : Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Musik bei den australischen Ureinwohnern : Globus 13 : 82-84 -- Language notes connected to the journey of the expedition as far as the Cooper / Luise Hercus -- Burke and Wills and the Aboriginal people of the Corner Country -- "Devil been walk about tonight - not devil belonging to blackfellow, but white man devil. Methink Burke and Wills cry out tonight "What for whitefellow not send horses and grub?" : an examination of Aboriginal oral traditions of colonial explorers / Fred Cahir -- How did Burke die? / Darrell Lewis -- Telling and retelling national narratives / Deirdre Slattery -- The influence of Aboriginal country on artist and naturalist Ludwig Becker of the Victorian Exploring Expedition: Mootwingee, 1860-61 / Peta Jeffries -- If I belong here...how did that come to be? / Paul Lambeth -- Alfred Howitt and the erasure of Aboriginal history / Leigh Boucher -- Remembering Edwin J. Welch: surveyor to Howitt's Contingent Exploration Party / Frank Leahy -- "We have received news from the blacks" : Aboriginal messengers and their reports of the Burke relief expedition (1861-1862) led by John McKinlay / Fred Cahir -- William Landsborough's expedition of 1862 from Carpentaria to Victoria in search of Burke and Wills: exploration with native police troopers and Aboriginal guides / Peta Jeffries -- "I will suppose this will end in our having to live like the blacks for a few months' : reinterpreting the history of Burke and Wills / Ian D. Clark and Fred Cahir
Control code
000050418837
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 314 p.
Isbn
9780643108080
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) facsims, maps, music, ports.,
System control number
(OCoLC)825018473

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