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The Resource A Frenchman's walk across the Nullarbor : Henri Gilbert's diary, Perth to Brisbane 1897-1899, translated and edited by Colin Dyer

A Frenchman's walk across the Nullarbor : Henri Gilbert's diary, Perth to Brisbane 1897-1899, translated and edited by Colin Dyer

Label
A Frenchman's walk across the Nullarbor : Henri Gilbert's diary, Perth to Brisbane 1897-1899
Title
A Frenchman's walk across the Nullarbor
Title remainder
Henri Gilbert's diary, Perth to Brisbane 1897-1899
Statement of responsibility
translated and edited by Colin Dyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Diary of Henri Gilbert's five month journey by foot across the Nullarbor during 1897/98, part of an around the world walk; introduction covers history of area, including Edward Eyre's trip, mentioning Wylie, Joey and Yarry who accompanied him, John Forrest and companions Tommy Windich and Billy Noongale, contacts with Aboriginal people and John Lawrence's comments on health of Aboriginal people in 1895; contact with native policeman; photograph of Aboriginal people on Penong Station
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilbert, Henri
Dewey number
919.42380432
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • DU102.G5513 2000
  • DU102
LC item number
.G5513 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dyer, Colin L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gilbert, Henri
  • Windich, Tommy
  • Kickett, Noongale
  • Cootachah
  • Wylie
  • Neramberein
  • Nullarbor Plain (S. Aust. and W.A.)
  • Gilbert, Henri
Label
A Frenchman's walk across the Nullarbor : Henri Gilbert's diary, Perth to Brisbane 1897-1899, translated and edited by Colin Dyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 185-186
Control code
000021638860
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 195 p., 14 p. of plates
Isbn
9780522849165
Other physical details
ill., maps, plates
Label
A Frenchman's walk across the Nullarbor : Henri Gilbert's diary, Perth to Brisbane 1897-1899, translated and edited by Colin Dyer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 185-186
Control code
000021638860
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xii, 195 p., 14 p. of plates
Isbn
9780522849165
Other physical details
ill., maps, plates

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