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The Resource Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth

Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth

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Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre
Title
Denny Day
Title remainder
the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre
Statement of responsibility
Terry Smyth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smyth, Terry
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Day, Edward Denny
  • Police
  • Equality before the law
  • Myall Creek Massacre, 1838
  • Trials
  • Justice, Administration of
  • Equality before the law
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Massacres
  • Myall Creek (N.S.W.)
Label
Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [306]-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction: The wilderness - The vicar's son -- Blood for blood -- A red feather -- Mutiny and misery -- First football -- Some bones and a Manilla hat -- The postmaster's daughter -- The gateway -- Masters of the plains -- A fine place for scoundrels -- The greater glory -- Courage and caprice -- The other Waterloo -- The bare bones -- The unlikely event -- Cometh the man -- Count Bobby -- Tracks of naked feet -- Sword and pistol, rope and fire -- I knew a little boy named Charley -- Seduced by the devil -- Poisoned pens -- A fall from grace -- Seeking John Henry -- Too dark to tell -- The scourge -- The carnival -- A reckoning -- We have not reigned a day -- Silver dishes and gamebirds -- Miracles and wonder -- Mal de mer -- No turning back -- Shame and redemption -- Holy war -- Quite a lady -- One of those days -- Finding John Henry -- Free at last -- Afterword -- Notes -- References -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
000057265086
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 339 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780857986825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)946610340
Label
Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [306]-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction: The wilderness - The vicar's son -- Blood for blood -- A red feather -- Mutiny and misery -- First football -- Some bones and a Manilla hat -- The postmaster's daughter -- The gateway -- Masters of the plains -- A fine place for scoundrels -- The greater glory -- Courage and caprice -- The other Waterloo -- The bare bones -- The unlikely event -- Cometh the man -- Count Bobby -- Tracks of naked feet -- Sword and pistol, rope and fire -- I knew a little boy named Charley -- Seduced by the devil -- Poisoned pens -- A fall from grace -- Seeking John Henry -- Too dark to tell -- The scourge -- The carnival -- A reckoning -- We have not reigned a day -- Silver dishes and gamebirds -- Miracles and wonder -- Mal de mer -- No turning back -- Shame and redemption -- Holy war -- Quite a lady -- One of those days -- Finding John Henry -- Free at last -- Afterword -- Notes -- References -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
000057265086
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 339 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780857986825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)946610340

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