The Resource A successful exploration through the interior of Australia, from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria : from the journals and letters..., edited by his father, William Wills

A successful exploration through the interior of Australia, from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria : from the journals and letters..., edited by his father, William Wills

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A successful exploration through the interior of Australia, from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria : from the journals and letters...
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A successful exploration through the interior of Australia, from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria
Title remainder
from the journals and letters...
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edited by his father, William Wills
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Summary
p.155-156; Wrights Creek - native name, Balloo, encampment of natives; p.169-174; Many well worn native paths seen, Coopers Creek area; p.184; Between Coopers & Eyres Creek, natives exchange fish for beads & matches; p.212-213; Carpentaria (Flinders River); native paths, yams at camping places, large hut seen; p.283-285; Coopers Creek natives give party fish and nardoo, also pituri; padlu bean eaten when boiled, creek named Nardoo, mia mias; p.304-319; Kings narrative; p.320-329; Extracts from Howitt's diary, finding King with natives, interment of Wills & Burke; p.329-332; Extracts from McKinlay's diary; throughout journal mention is made of rockholes, and numerous contacts with natives
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1834-1861
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Wills, William John
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  • King, J
  • Burke, Robert O'Hara
  • McKinlay, John
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A successful exploration through the interior of Australia, from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria : from the journals and letters..., edited by his father, William Wills
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http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0054422.zip
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M0054422
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xii, 396 p.
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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ill., maps
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937
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0078096
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A successful exploration through the interior of Australia, from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria : from the journals and letters..., edited by his father, William Wills
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0054422.zip
Publication
Control code
M0054422
Extent
xii, 396 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill., maps
Stock number
937
System control number
0078096

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