The Resource Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove, 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw

Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove, 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw

Label
Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove, 1788-92
Title
Phillip of Australia
Title remainder
an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove, 1788-92
Statement of responsibility
by M. Barnard Eldershaw
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Account of first settlement in Australia at Sydney Cove, led by Governor Phillip; discusses background to, and reasons for, settlement; government instructions, including instructions regarding Indigenous Australians, organisation, personnel etc for voyage and settlement; voyage to Sydney Cove; settlement and contact; Governor's, officers', solders', convicts' and settlers' varying attitudes to, and relationships with, Indigenous Australians; Governor's treatment of Indigenous Australians and attempts to maintain peaceful relations with them; descriptions of Indigenous Australians; deteriorating relationships, violence and eventual punitive expedition; capture of Arabanoo, and later Baneelon and Colbee, in attempt to learn about Indigenous people; captives' lives after captured; smallpox and famine among Aboriginal people
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
D2055
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eldershaw, M. Barnard
Dewey number
994.4
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Phillip, Arthur
  • Bennelong
  • Colbee
  • Arabanoo
  • Gooreedeeana
  • Convicts
  • New South Wales
Label
Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove, 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 347-348
Control code
000002094982
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
366 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)8551672
Label
Phillip of Australia : an account of the settlement at Sydney Cove, 1788-92, by M. Barnard Eldershaw
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 347-348
Control code
000002094982
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
366 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)8551672

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