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The Resource Sydney's first four years : being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson, by Captain Watkin Tench ; with an introduction and annotations by L.F. Fitzhardinge

Sydney's first four years : being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson, by Captain Watkin Tench ; with an introduction and annotations by L.F. Fitzhardinge

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Sydney's first four years : being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson
Title
Sydney's first four years
Title remainder
being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson
Statement of responsibility
by Captain Watkin Tench ; with an introduction and annotations by L.F. Fitzhardinge
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Account of making of canoes, artifacts, adornments, early conflict, dancing, cannibalism, finger mutilation, tooth avulsion, use of fire against whites, robbery, punitive expeditions, mental and physical characteristics, rock carvings, smallpox and other diseases; treatment of women; Relations with settlers
Cataloging source
NUWS:W
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1758 or 1759-1833
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tench, Watkin
Dewey number
994.402
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1758 or 1759 - 1833
  • 1758 or 1759 - 1833
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tench, Watkin
  • Tench, Watkin
  • Fitzhardinge, L. F. (Laurence Frederic), 1908-1993
  • Library of Australian History
  • Royal Australian Historical Society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabanoo
  • Bennelong
  • Barangaroo
  • Bereewan
  • Boladeree
  • Colbee
  • Daringa
  • Deedora
  • Gooreedeeana
  • Gomebeeree
  • Imeerawanyee
  • Nanbaree
  • Phillip, Arthur
  • Okey, William
  • Tench, Watkin
  • Dawes, William
  • Worgan, George B
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • First Fleet, 1787-1788
  • New South Wales
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Port Jackson (N.S.W.)
Label
Sydney's first four years : being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson, by Captain Watkin Tench ; with an introduction and annotations by L.F. Fitzhardinge
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Spine subtitle: Tench's narrative & complete account
  • Facsim. of original t.p. [p. 132]: "A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson in New South Wales, including an accurate description of the situation of the colony of the natives; and of its natural productions."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [337]-354
Contents
A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay, Ch. 11 (p. 46): A description of the natives of New South Wales, and our transactions with them. -- (p. 123) A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson -- Appendix (p. 333) "Copy of a letter from Captain Tench of the Marines"
Control code
000023844334
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 364 p.
Governing access note
Not for Interlibrary loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones collection.
Isbn
9780908120246
Other physical details
maps (facsims.), facsims., port.
Label
Sydney's first four years : being a reprint of A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay and, A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson, by Captain Watkin Tench ; with an introduction and annotations by L.F. Fitzhardinge
Publication
Note
  • Spine subtitle: Tench's narrative & complete account
  • Facsim. of original t.p. [p. 132]: "A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson in New South Wales, including an accurate description of the situation of the colony of the natives; and of its natural productions."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [337]-354
Contents
A narrative of the expedition to Botany Bay, Ch. 11 (p. 46): A description of the natives of New South Wales, and our transactions with them. -- (p. 123) A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson -- Appendix (p. 333) "Copy of a letter from Captain Tench of the Marines"
Control code
000023844334
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 364 p.
Governing access note
Not for Interlibrary loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones collection.
Isbn
9780908120246
Other physical details
maps (facsims.), facsims., port.

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