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The Resource A history of Tasmania, Henry Reynolds

A history of Tasmania, Henry Reynolds

Label
A history of Tasmania
Title
A history of Tasmania
Statement of responsibility
Henry Reynolds
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Charts the history of Tasmania from the arrival of European maritime expeditions through to the modern day. Presents the perspectives of both Indigenous Tasmanians and British settlers to provide an interesting and engaging exploration of these fraught first encounters
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
994.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
Tertiary/Undergraduate, Postgraduate, General
LC call number
DU191
LC item number
.R49 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A history of Tasmania, Henry Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. First meetings, extraordinary encounters -- 2. Van Diemen's Land : settling in the enviable island -- 3. The Black War : the tragic fate of the Tasmanian Aborigines -- 4. An idelible stain? -- 5. The triumph of colonisation -- 6. The politics of Van Diemen's Land -- 7. The convict system -- 8. Post-penal depression, 1856-70 -- 9. Reform and recovery -- 10. Federation and war -- 11. Between the wars -- 12. Postwar Tasmania -- 13. Towards the bicentenary
Control code
000046932129
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 331 pages
Isbn
9781107014589
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011278195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)719362949
Label
A history of Tasmania, Henry Reynolds
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-319) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. First meetings, extraordinary encounters -- 2. Van Diemen's Land : settling in the enviable island -- 3. The Black War : the tragic fate of the Tasmanian Aborigines -- 4. An idelible stain? -- 5. The triumph of colonisation -- 6. The politics of Van Diemen's Land -- 7. The convict system -- 8. Post-penal depression, 1856-70 -- 9. Reform and recovery -- 10. Federation and war -- 11. Between the wars -- 12. Postwar Tasmania -- 13. Towards the bicentenary
Control code
000046932129
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 331 pages
Isbn
9781107014589
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011278195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)719362949

Library Locations

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