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The Resource Pioneers in Australasia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with eight coloured illustrations by Alec Ball

Pioneers in Australasia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with eight coloured illustrations by Alec Ball

Label
Pioneers in Australasia
Title
Pioneers in Australasia
Statement of responsibility
by Sir Harry Johnston ; with eight coloured illustrations by Alec Ball
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chapter ii "The first human inhabitants of Australasia" discusses the origin, probable migration, physical appearance, social organisation, weapons, shelters, language, clothing and religion of Aboriginal Australians (including Tasmanians) and other Indigenous people of the Pacific
Member of
Cataloging source
D2055
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1858-1927
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Johnston, Harry Hamilton
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ball, Alec
Series statement
Pioneers of empire
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  • Australasia
  • Australasia
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
Label
Pioneers in Australasia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with eight coloured illustrations by Alec Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages xiii-xiv
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
i. The general features of Ausralasia -- ii. The first human inhabitants of Australasia -- iii. Spanish and Portuguese explorers lead the way to the Pacific Ocean -- iv. Dutch discoveries -- v. Dampier's voyage -- vi. James cook's first voyage -- vii. New South Wales -- viii. Cook's second and third voyage -- ix. Bligh and the 'Bounty' -- x. The results of the Pioneers' work
Control code
000002049608
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiv, 308 pages, 16 leaves of plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection.
Lccn
81032577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), maps (1 folded)
System control number
(OCoLC)5850787
Label
Pioneers in Australasia, by Sir Harry Johnston ; with eight coloured illustrations by Alec Ball
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages xiii-xiv
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
i. The general features of Ausralasia -- ii. The first human inhabitants of Australasia -- iii. Spanish and Portuguese explorers lead the way to the Pacific Ocean -- iv. Dutch discoveries -- v. Dampier's voyage -- vi. James cook's first voyage -- vii. New South Wales -- viii. Cook's second and third voyage -- ix. Bligh and the 'Bounty' -- x. The results of the Pioneers' work
Control code
000002049608
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xiv, 308 pages, 16 leaves of plates
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection.
Lccn
81032577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), maps (1 folded)
System control number
(OCoLC)5850787

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