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The Resource "That's my country belonging to me" : Aboriginal land tenure and dispossession in nineteenth century Western Victoria, Ian D. Clark

"That's my country belonging to me" : Aboriginal land tenure and dispossession in nineteenth century Western Victoria, Ian D. Clark

Label
"That's my country belonging to me" : Aboriginal land tenure and dispossession in nineteenth century Western Victoria
Title
"That's my country belonging to me"
Title remainder
Aboriginal land tenure and dispossession in nineteenth century Western Victoria
Statement of responsibility
Ian D. Clark
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A historical geography of dispossession in which social organisation boundaries and nomenclature of clans of Dhauwurd wurrung, Djab wurrung, Djadja wurrung, Djargurd wurrung, Gadabanud, Girai wurrung, Gulidjan, Jardwadjali, Watha wurrung and Wergaia were reconstructed from historical sources, mostly Robinson papers and some linguistic comparison; documented effects of dispossession on clan estates from European occupation of land giving examples of resulting negative and positive race relations and removal of clans to Lake Condah and Framlingham; discussed inter-clan conflict and enmity of local clans to foreign Aboriginal people; gave examples of squatters who massacred, intimidated and excluded clans from their lands and resources and also sqatters who welcomed and employed clans; provided much biographical and place name information relating to clans; appended a register of clans of Western Victoria
Cataloging source
CLONE
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1958-
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Clark, Ian D.
Dewey number
333.209945
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Land tenure
Label
"That's my country belonging to me" : Aboriginal land tenure and dispossession in nineteenth century Western Victoria, Ian D. Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-200)
Control code
abn98188234
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 200 p.
Isbn
9781876404062
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
"That's my country belonging to me" : Aboriginal land tenure and dispossession in nineteenth century Western Victoria, Ian D. Clark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-200)
Control code
abn98188234
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 200 p.
Isbn
9781876404062
Other physical details
ill., maps

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