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The Resource Shaking hands on the fringe : negotiating the Aboriginal world at King George's Sound, Tiffany Shellam

Shaking hands on the fringe : negotiating the Aboriginal world at King George's Sound, Tiffany Shellam

Label
Shaking hands on the fringe : negotiating the Aboriginal world at King George's Sound
Title
Shaking hands on the fringe
Title remainder
negotiating the Aboriginal world at King George's Sound
Statement of responsibility
Tiffany Shellam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'This enthnographic history narrates episodes of the developing relationships between British and Aboriginal individuals at King George's Sound in 1826' -- back cover
Cataloging source
ANL
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1979-
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Shellam, Tiffany Sophie Bryden
Dewey number
994.120049915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Gallyput
  • King, Philip Parker
  • Manyat
  • Mokare
  • First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • King George Sound (W.A.)
  • King George Sound (W.A.)
Label
Shaking hands on the fringe : negotiating the Aboriginal world at King George's Sound, Tiffany Shellam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes glossary of Aboriginal terms
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 245-253
Contents
Finding a vocabulary for encounters: 1 Stepping ashore, stepping abroad -- Reflection: finding my own vocabulary for encounters -- The fringe: 2 Beyond the Littoral: reading the King Ya-nup world -- 3 Setting up the fringe -- Reflection: Shaking hands -- Violence on a friendly frontier: 4 Violence performed -- 5 Violence told -- Reflection: contexts of violence -- Travellers and first encounters: 6 Caibre: the ship as symbol -- 7 Travelling knowledge: 'Manyat's sole delight' -- 8 Aboriginal voyagers -- Reflection: Amphibians: voyaging across the fringe -- Cultural voyages: 9 Peter Pindar's razors -- 10 A delicate friendship
Control code
000043597557
Dimensions
24 cm x 16 cm.
Extent
xii, 267 p., [24] leaves of col. plates
Isbn
9781921401268
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.), ports.
Label
Shaking hands on the fringe : negotiating the Aboriginal world at King George's Sound, Tiffany Shellam
Publication
Note
  • Includes glossary of Aboriginal terms
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 245-253
Contents
Finding a vocabulary for encounters: 1 Stepping ashore, stepping abroad -- Reflection: finding my own vocabulary for encounters -- The fringe: 2 Beyond the Littoral: reading the King Ya-nup world -- 3 Setting up the fringe -- Reflection: Shaking hands -- Violence on a friendly frontier: 4 Violence performed -- 5 Violence told -- Reflection: contexts of violence -- Travellers and first encounters: 6 Caibre: the ship as symbol -- 7 Travelling knowledge: 'Manyat's sole delight' -- 8 Aboriginal voyagers -- Reflection: Amphibians: voyaging across the fringe -- Cultural voyages: 9 Peter Pindar's razors -- 10 A delicate friendship
Control code
000043597557
Dimensions
24 cm x 16 cm.
Extent
xii, 267 p., [24] leaves of col. plates
Isbn
9781921401268
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.), ports.

Library Locations

    • 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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