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The Resource Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria, by Lt. Col. T.L. Mitchell ; introduction by Valerie Sitters and Valmai Hankel

Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria, by Lt. Col. T.L. Mitchell ; introduction by Valerie Sitters and Valmai Hankel

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Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria
Title
Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria
Statement of responsibility
by Lt. Col. T.L. Mitchell ; introduction by Valerie Sitters and Valmai Hankel
Title variation
Tropical Australia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
p. 412-417 : Of the Aborigines: use of fire; effect of cattle on Aboriginal lands; belief of the author that Aborigines will be made extinct; massacre of Aborigines for grazing land; Discussion of Yuranigh and boy Dicky; Author's plan to "civilise" an Aboriginal man as a husband for Ballandella
Member of
Cataloging source
ANL
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1792-1855
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Mitchell, Thomas
Dewey number
919.4042
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU270
LC item number
.M57 1999
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Hankel, Valmai
  • Sitters, Valerie
  • State Library of South Australia
Series statement
Australiana facsimile editions,
Series volume
no. 220
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  • Yuranigh
  • Queensland
  • New South Wales
Label
Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria, by Lt. Col. T.L. Mitchell ; introduction by Valerie Sitters and Valmai Hankel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Edition limited to 600 copies of which 99 are numbered and bound in quarter leather" - T.p. verso
Contents
General map -- Map of the Rivers Bogan and Macquarie -- Map of the Rivers Narran, Culgoa and Balonne to St George's Bridge - showing also the route homeward -- Map of the advance to the Maranoa - showing also the route by which the party returned to St George's Bridge -- Map of the country and the routes between the Maranoa and Moutn Mudge and those along the River Victoria -- Map of the River Belyando -- A systematical list of the principal plants collected in the foregoing journey
Control code
000020512125
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[14], xiv, 437 p.
Isbn
9781876154271
Other physical details
ill. maps
Label
Journal of an expedition into the interior of tropical Australia, in search of a route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria, by Lt. Col. T.L. Mitchell ; introduction by Valerie Sitters and Valmai Hankel
Publication
Note
"Edition limited to 600 copies of which 99 are numbered and bound in quarter leather" - T.p. verso
Contents
General map -- Map of the Rivers Bogan and Macquarie -- Map of the Rivers Narran, Culgoa and Balonne to St George's Bridge - showing also the route homeward -- Map of the advance to the Maranoa - showing also the route by which the party returned to St George's Bridge -- Map of the country and the routes between the Maranoa and Moutn Mudge and those along the River Victoria -- Map of the River Belyando -- A systematical list of the principal plants collected in the foregoing journey
Control code
000020512125
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[14], xiv, 437 p.
Isbn
9781876154271
Other physical details
ill. maps

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