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The Resource Flow gently past : the story of the Corowa district, Brian Burton

Flow gently past : the story of the Corowa district, Brian Burton

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Flow gently past : the story of the Corowa district
Title
Flow gently past
Title remainder
the story of the Corowa district
Statement of responsibility
Brian Burton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Plate facing p. 4 shows Aboriginal implements and 'a group of Lake Moodimere Aborigines'; Bangerang people inhabited Corowa area; extent of Bangerang lands; 1841 Bangerang population estimated as 1200; Bangerang daily life - hunting, fishing, foraging, leisure, cooking, kitchen middens, rule of custom, implements and utensils and making bark canoes; education of Bangerang youth, 'marriage' and practice of infanticide; burial customs; violence between Bangerang and settlers in the mid-1800s; Aboriginal people 'performing' for settlers; effects of alcohol; artist Tommy McCrae - image on plates facing p. 20, McCrae drawing on plate facing p. 21.; Scattered references throughout the text
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burton, Brian Keith
Dewey number
994/.4/8
Government publication
local government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Corowa (N.S.W. : Shire)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCrae, Tommy
  • Corowa (N.S.W.)
  • Corowa Region (N.S.W.)
Label
Flow gently past : the story of the Corowa district, Brian Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Available from The Shire Clerk, P.O. Box 77, Corowa, N.S.W. 2646
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [214]-217
Control code
000001634870
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
228 p., [16] leaves of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780959990614
Lccn
95999061
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)2317740
Label
Flow gently past : the story of the Corowa district, Brian Burton
Publication
Note
  • Available from The Shire Clerk, P.O. Box 77, Corowa, N.S.W. 2646
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [214]-217
Control code
000001634870
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
228 p., [16] leaves of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780959990614
Lccn
95999061
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)2317740

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