The Resource Seeing the land from an Aboriginal canoe/, Cahir, Fred

Seeing the land from an Aboriginal canoe/, Cahir, Fred

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Seeing the land from an Aboriginal canoe/
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Seeing the land from an Aboriginal canoe/
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Cahir, Fred
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eng
Summary
References historical records from South-eastern Australia and the writings of Thomas Blyth, Hubert de Castella, Charles Sievwright, to demonstrate how Aboriginal ferrying and canoe making expertise aided explorers and settlers; Aboriginal man Joe Banks rescued a sick non Indigenous person during floods in Orbost by making a bark canoe; mentions relationship between surveyor C J Tyers and Wathawurrung man Tommy; Tommy informant for Tyers on names of rivers and hills
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non fiction
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Seeing the land from an Aboriginal canoe/, Cahir, Fred
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rdacarrier
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Label
Seeing the land from an Aboriginal canoe/, Cahir, Fred
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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