The Resource A history walk down Johnny Chi Lane, with Kevin Lawton

A history walk down Johnny Chi Lane, with Kevin Lawton

Label
A history walk down Johnny Chi Lane
Title
A history walk down Johnny Chi Lane
Statement of responsibility
with Kevin Lawton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Lawton, Kevin
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Pearl industry and trade
  • Broome (W. A.)
Label
A history walk down Johnny Chi Lane, with Kevin Lawton
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
An ancient river delta -- Pearling comes to Roebuck Bay -- Skindiving and blackbirding -- The Thursday Islanders -- Future capital of the Kimberley -- A British entrepreneur -- The cable house -- The pearling masters -- The Broome jetty -- The Japanese -- Malays, Koepangers & Filipinos -- The Chinese and Johnny Chi Lane -- Broome's heyday -- An unexpected turn of events -- The practice of dummying -- The Japanese & Koepanger riots -- The literary romance of Broome -- War clouds & Japanese internment -- The Japanese air raid on Broome -- Quiet years, tourism and today
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm
Extent
39 p.
Other physical details
ill., ports
Label
A history walk down Johnny Chi Lane, with Kevin Lawton
Publication
Contents
An ancient river delta -- Pearling comes to Roebuck Bay -- Skindiving and blackbirding -- The Thursday Islanders -- Future capital of the Kimberley -- A British entrepreneur -- The cable house -- The pearling masters -- The Broome jetty -- The Japanese -- Malays, Koepangers & Filipinos -- The Chinese and Johnny Chi Lane -- Broome's heyday -- An unexpected turn of events -- The practice of dummying -- The Japanese & Koepanger riots -- The literary romance of Broome -- War clouds & Japanese internment -- The Japanese air raid on Broome -- Quiet years, tourism and today
Dimensions
18 x 25 cm
Extent
39 p.
Other physical details
ill., ports

Library Locations

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