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The Resource Steps to the scaffold : the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers, by Robert Cox

Steps to the scaffold : the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers, by Robert Cox

Label
Steps to the scaffold : the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers
Title
Steps to the scaffold
Title remainder
the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Cox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Storiesof Musquito, Black Jack, Black Tom, Jack, Black Dick, Pevay and Timmy and their companions and their violent acts against white settlers in Tasmania; race relations, including violence as settlement spread; discusses briefly some of causes of increasingly violent Aboriginal retaliation against white settlers from 1823; discusses differing views of Aboriginals committing violence, arguing that from different viewpoints they can be seen as criminals and bushrangers or heroes and freedom fighters
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cox, Robert
Dewey number
994.600499159
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musquito
  • Black Jack
  • Kickerterpoller
  • Tunnerminnerwait
  • Maulboyheenner
  • Jack
  • Bushrangers
  • Bushrangers
  • Aboriginal Tasmanians
Label
Steps to the scaffold : the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers, by Robert Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 165-166
Contents
Maps: locations of major black bushranger attacks in eastern Tasmania -- The major Bass Strait islands with a black bushranger connection -- Locations of Pevay and Timmy's main attacks in southern Victoria
Control code
000025354549
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
v, 169 p.
Isbn
9780975197707
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Steps to the scaffold : the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers, by Robert Cox
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 165-166
Contents
Maps: locations of major black bushranger attacks in eastern Tasmania -- The major Bass Strait islands with a black bushranger connection -- Locations of Pevay and Timmy's main attacks in southern Victoria
Control code
000025354549
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
v, 169 p.
Isbn
9780975197707
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

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