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The Resource Australia : William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life, edited by Harry Allen; contributions by Mark Dugay-Grist, Luise Hercus and Brook Andrew

Australia : William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life, edited by Harry Allen; contributions by Mark Dugay-Grist, Luise Hercus and Brook Andrew

Label
Australia : William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life
Title
Australia
Title remainder
William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harry Allen; contributions by Mark Dugay-Grist, Luise Hercus and Brook Andrew
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William Blandowski was an explorer, natural scientist and artist who led a Victorian government expedition to the junction of the Murray and Darling Rivers from 1856 to 1857. This is the first publication in English of his nineteenth century illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life
Cataloging source
AU@
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1822-1878
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Blandowski, William
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1944-
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Allen, Harry
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Australia : William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life, edited by Harry Allen; contributions by Mark Dugay-Grist, Luise Hercus and Brook Andrew
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Time separates people, knowledge binds people / Mark Dugay-Grist -- Introduction / Harry Allen -- Australia in 142 photographic illustrations from 10 years' experience / compiled by William v. Blandowski; translation by Lillian Barton and Melanie Wittwer, notes by Harry Allen -- Postscript / William v. Blandowski -- Remember how we see : The Island / Brook Andrew -- Aboriginal people and languages of the Murray in the 1850s / Luise Hercus -- Timeline / Thomas A. Darragh
Control code
000045694240
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
viii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780855757175
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
ill., map, facsims
System control number
(OCoLC)643653669
Label
Australia : William Blandowski's illustrated encyclopaedia of Aboriginal life, edited by Harry Allen; contributions by Mark Dugay-Grist, Luise Hercus and Brook Andrew
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Time separates people, knowledge binds people / Mark Dugay-Grist -- Introduction / Harry Allen -- Australia in 142 photographic illustrations from 10 years' experience / compiled by William v. Blandowski; translation by Lillian Barton and Melanie Wittwer, notes by Harry Allen -- Postscript / William v. Blandowski -- Remember how we see : The Island / Brook Andrew -- Aboriginal people and languages of the Murray in the 1850s / Luise Hercus -- Timeline / Thomas A. Darragh
Control code
000045694240
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
viii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780855757175
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Other physical details
ill., map, facsims
System control number
(OCoLC)643653669

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