The Resource A voyage round the world in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804 : in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island, by John Turnbull

A voyage round the world in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804 : in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island, by John Turnbull

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A voyage round the world in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804 : in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island
Title
A voyage round the world in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804
Title remainder
in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island
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by John Turnbull
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Language
eng
Summary
Chap. V general impressions of the Aboriginal people of the Sydney; comments on the condition of society and talents - mimicry; subsistence - shellfish, fern roots; adoption of fish hooks; work; individual courage - conflict and punishment; observation and tracking skills; shelters; canoes; relation to convicts; race relations - Bennelong; value of material goods - cloths; absence of government - social divisions; marriage customs - gender relations; childbirth - infant mortality and child rearing; initiation - tooth avulsion; status and powers of male elders
Additional physical form
Vols 1 and 2 also available electronically at Google Books: http://books.google.com/
Cataloging source
NSL:R
Citation location within source
421
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Ferguson
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active 1800-1813
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Turnbull, John
Dewey number
910.41
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Bennelong
  • Voyages around the world
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Islands of the Pacific
  • Norfolk Island
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
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A voyage round the world in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804 : in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island, by John Turnbull
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000002388424
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17 cm.
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3 v.
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A voyage round the world in the years 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803, and 1804 : in which the author visited the principal islands in the Pacific Ocean, and the English settlements of Port Jackson and Norfolk Island, by John Turnbull
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Held in Rare Book cupboard
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000002388424
Dimensions
17 cm.
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3 v.

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