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The Resource An historical journal of events at Sydney and at sea 1787-1792... / edited by John Bach

An historical journal of events at Sydney and at sea 1787-1792... / edited by John Bach

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An historical journal of events at Sydney and at sea 1787-1792... / edited by John Bach
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An historical journal of events at Sydney and at sea 1787-1792... / edited by John Bach
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First published 1793; Arrival of First Fleet & meeting with Aborigines, physical & character description; Murders committed by natives, conditions of starvation, hostile natives Port Jackson area; attempts to civilize; Smallpox epidemic Broken Bay; Vocabulary approx. 332 words & meanings, informant Bannelong, who spent much time with Governor Phillip, tribal customs, Camerra, Cadi, Wangal, Bejigae, Wallumede, Sydney area tribes, Bu-ru-be-ron-gal near Hawkesbury River, clashes with whites; Attitude to women, body decoration described, ornaments, weapons, method of hunting, fishing & preparing food; Corroborees, description of dance, musical instruments, singing
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1737-1821
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Hunter, John
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1923-
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Bach, John
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Bennelong
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An historical journal of events at Sydney and at sea 1787-1792... / edited by John Bach
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Publication
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pls.; tbls.; fold.maps
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M0033051
Extent
xxxv, 452 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9789050110150
Stock number
8304b
System control number
0056339
Label
An historical journal of events at Sydney and at sea 1787-1792... / edited by John Bach
Publication
Note
pls.; tbls.; fold.maps
Control code
M0033051
Extent
xxxv, 452 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9789050110150
Stock number
8304b
System control number
0056339

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