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The Resource Come wind, come weather : a biography of Alfred Howitt, Mary Howitt Walker

Come wind, come weather : a biography of Alfred Howitt, Mary Howitt Walker

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Come wind, come weather : a biography of Alfred Howitt
Title
Come wind, come weather
Title remainder
a biography of Alfred Howitt
Statement of responsibility
Mary Howitt Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Summary
Mainly biographical but also includes essay by D.J. Mulvaney - The ascent of Aboriginal man; Howitt as anthropologist (catalogued separately); Appendices include; 2) A.W. Howitts anthropological publications; 3) Text of; A message to anthropologists (1908); 4) Howitts 1874 questionnaire; 5) Questionnaire to informants
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Walker, Mary Howitt
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
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  • Howitt, A. W.
  • Mulvaney, D. J.
  • Anthropologists
  • Geologists
  • Explorers
Label
Come wind, come weather : a biography of Alfred Howitt, Mary Howitt Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Prelude -- The twig is bent -- It is time for us to go, to go -- Melbourne: the frontier town -- Howitt adventurers -- Off to the diggings again -- The wild colonial boy -- Cabbages and cows -- Howitt the explorer -- Gippsland gold -- The search for Burke and Wills -- The second journey -- Turning point: the death of charlton -- Marriage and mountains -- Health and saddle -- I now see clearly -- The dawn of Australian anthropology -- Howitt and Fison -- Howitt and commissioner -- Laurel Wreaths -- Howitt the geologist / John A. Talent -- The ascent of Aboriginal man: Howitt as anthropologist / D. J. Mulvaney -- Appendixes -- A. W. Howitt's geological publications -- A. W. Howitt's anthropological publications -- A message to anthropologists -- Howitt's 1874 questionnaire -- Questionnaire to informants
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 348 p., 4 l. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection; Copy 3: donation from Rhys Jones
Isbn
9780522839623
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Come wind, come weather : a biography of Alfred Howitt, Mary Howitt Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Prelude -- The twig is bent -- It is time for us to go, to go -- Melbourne: the frontier town -- Howitt adventurers -- Off to the diggings again -- The wild colonial boy -- Cabbages and cows -- Howitt the explorer -- Gippsland gold -- The search for Burke and Wills -- The second journey -- Turning point: the death of charlton -- Marriage and mountains -- Health and saddle -- I now see clearly -- The dawn of Australian anthropology -- Howitt and Fison -- Howitt and commissioner -- Laurel Wreaths -- Howitt the geologist / John A. Talent -- The ascent of Aboriginal man: Howitt as anthropologist / D. J. Mulvaney -- Appendixes -- A. W. Howitt's geological publications -- A. W. Howitt's anthropological publications -- A message to anthropologists -- Howitt's 1874 questionnaire -- Questionnaire to informants
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 348 p., 4 l. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection; Copy 3: donation from Rhys Jones
Isbn
9780522839623
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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