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The Resource A voyage to New South Wales : to which is prefixed a detail of his life, trials, speeches, etc. ..., by George Barrington

A voyage to New South Wales : to which is prefixed a detail of his life, trials, speeches, etc. ..., by George Barrington

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A voyage to New South Wales : to which is prefixed a detail of his life, trials, speeches, etc. ...
Title
A voyage to New South Wales
Title remainder
to which is prefixed a detail of his life, trials, speeches, etc. ...
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by George Barrington
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mentions the 'native' inhabitants p. 51-52; convicts barter vegetables for fish p. 53; describes the Aboriginal people and their lifestyle p. 55-56; smallpox strikes, and the governor tries to assimilate some Aboriginal people into the colony so they can assist in communicating his peaceful intentions towards the Aboriginal tribes p. 59-75; some escaped convicts were assumed killed by the Aboriginal tribes p. 76; encounters with Aboriginal people p. 77-86, 90-91, 93, 101-107, 109-115; images 'Unfriendly reception by original inhabitants' p. 2, 'Governor Phillip and exploration ...' p. 4, 'The Aboriginals' (four images) p. 119
Biography type
autobiography
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1755-1804
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Barrington, George
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Barrington, George
  • Convicts
  • Convict ships
  • Penal colonies
Label
A voyage to New South Wales : to which is prefixed a detail of his life, trials, speeches, etc. ..., by George Barrington
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Publication
Note
Originally published: London : M. Jones, 1803
Control code
000003930733
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780908240982
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
A voyage to New South Wales : to which is prefixed a detail of his life, trials, speeches, etc. ..., by George Barrington
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : M. Jones, 1803
Control code
000003930733
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
120 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780908240982
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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