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Journal of a voyage to New South Wales : with a biographical introduction / by Rex Rienits, ed. by Alec H. Chisholm

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Journal of a voyage to New South Wales : with a biographical introduction / by Rex Rienits, ed. by Alec H. Chisholm
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Journal of a voyage to New South Wales : with a biographical introduction / by Rex Rienits, ed. by Alec H. Chisholm
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Original published 1790; p.17-34; Biographical introduction, mentions smallpox epidemic 1790, treatment given to 4 natives by White, Phillip speared at Manly 1790; mentions many contacts with natives throughout; p.132-4, 151; Attacks & killing of convicts; p.110-11, 136, 151-2, 157; Shields & weapons described; p.118; Broken Bay - amputation of little finger joint (females); depredations; p.123; Rock carvings west of Port Jackson; p.135138; Botany Bay - fishing canoes, each with fire, many hauled on beach; nose perforation, body painting (males); axes exchanged; p.142; Grave opened - body cremated; p.157-161; Broken Bay bark huts, fishing nets, spears & hatchets, cork water carrier, body painting, finger amputation (females), cork canoe, pubic covering for young girls, not adults, reaction of native women to party, intergroup fight; Appendix 1, p.200-201; Description of fish hooks, weapons, bark, basket as illustrated
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White, John
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Journal of a voyage to New South Wales : with a biographical introduction / by Rex Rienits, ed. by Alec H. Chisholm
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pls. (pt col.); bibl
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M0054322
Extent
xiii, 282 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
489
System control number
0077944
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Journal of a voyage to New South Wales : with a biographical introduction / by Rex Rienits, ed. by Alec H. Chisholm
Publication
Note
pls. (pt col.); bibl
Control code
M0054322
Extent
xiii, 282 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
489
System control number
0077944

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