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The Resource The colony : a history of early Sydney, Grace Karskens

The colony : a history of early Sydney, Grace Karskens

Label
The colony : a history of early Sydney
Title
The colony
Title remainder
a history of early Sydney
Statement of responsibility
Grace Karskens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
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Karskens, Grace
Dewey number
994.41
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabanoo
  • Barangaroo
  • Bennelong
  • Bi-Gong
  • Bungaree
  • Colbee
  • Daringa
  • Dirragoa
  • Mahroot
  • Nanbaree
  • Pemulwuy
  • Phillip, Arthur
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Label
The colony : a history of early Sydney, Grace Karskens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 622-662
Contents
1. Deep time and human history: the Sydney environment -- 2. Encounters in Eora country -- 3. The camp, the canvas -- 4. 'Food from a common industry': public farms and common lands -- 5. Seeding and breeding -- 6. Views from Flagstaff Hill -- 7. Landscape artists: the Macquaries in Sydney -- 8. The face of the country -- 8. Nefarious geographies -- 10. 'A very bountiful place indeed': women and country -- 11. Soft colony -- 12. Taking possession -- 13. War on the Cumberland Plain -- 14. Aftermath
Control code
000043747765
Dimensions
26 x 19 cm.
Extent
xiii, 678 p., [32] leaves of col. plates
Isbn
9781741756371
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) maps, ports
Label
The colony : a history of early Sydney, Grace Karskens
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 622-662
Contents
1. Deep time and human history: the Sydney environment -- 2. Encounters in Eora country -- 3. The camp, the canvas -- 4. 'Food from a common industry': public farms and common lands -- 5. Seeding and breeding -- 6. Views from Flagstaff Hill -- 7. Landscape artists: the Macquaries in Sydney -- 8. The face of the country -- 8. Nefarious geographies -- 10. 'A very bountiful place indeed': women and country -- 11. Soft colony -- 12. Taking possession -- 13. War on the Cumberland Plain -- 14. Aftermath
Control code
000043747765
Dimensions
26 x 19 cm.
Extent
xiii, 678 p., [32] leaves of col. plates
Isbn
9781741756371
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) maps, ports

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