The Resource Narrandera Shire, Bill Gammage

Narrandera Shire, Bill Gammage

Label
Narrandera Shire
Title
Narrandera Shire
Statement of responsibility
Bill Gammage
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chapter 2 specifically on Wiradjuri people; Narrungdera; creation mythology, Baiame; totems; traditional life; contact with Europeans; scattered references to Aboriginal peoples thereafter
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gammage, Bill
Dewey number
994.48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Narrandera (N.S.W. : Shire)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Narrandera (N.S.W.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Narrandera Shire, Bill Gammage
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references: p. 252-259
Contents
The district : The land -- The Wiradjuri -- The coming of the white men -- The squatters -- The wool kings -- Battling for runs -- Twilight of the squattocracy -- A sea of troubles -- Making a quid -- The towns : A squatters' duelling ground -- Profit and progress -- Shop locally -- The world : The ties of civilization -- Sydney and the bush -- Appendices : Plant names -- Owners of pastoral runs -- Two mystery graves -- Poison Waterholes Creek Narrandera street names -- Mayors and shire presidents
Control code
M0066731
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 265 p., [2] leaves of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection, Copy 3 donated by Lindsay Cleland.
Isbn
9781862525221
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., maps
Stock number
08349b
System control number
0001578
Label
Narrandera Shire, Bill Gammage
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references: p. 252-259
Contents
The district : The land -- The Wiradjuri -- The coming of the white men -- The squatters -- The wool kings -- Battling for runs -- Twilight of the squattocracy -- A sea of troubles -- Making a quid -- The towns : A squatters' duelling ground -- Profit and progress -- Shop locally -- The world : The ties of civilization -- Sydney and the bush -- Appendices : Plant names -- Owners of pastoral runs -- Two mystery graves -- Poison Waterholes Creek Narrandera street names -- Mayors and shire presidents
Control code
M0066731
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 265 p., [2] leaves of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from the Tom Austen Brown collection, Copy 3 donated by Lindsay Cleland.
Isbn
9781862525221
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., maps
Stock number
08349b
System control number
0001578

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