The Resource The Aborigine and the gun, by Chris Halls

The Aborigine and the gun, by Chris Halls

Label
The Aborigine and the gun
Title
The Aborigine and the gun
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Halls
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Relationship of Aboriginal people to the gun from long-barrelled match-lock muskets to Winchester carbines; history of violent racial conflicts on Australia's frontiers; several incidents described; forming of Walker's troopers in 1840's; 1857 Queensland Mounted Native Police; shootout of Major's gang North East Kimberley heralded end of era
Is part of
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Halls, Christopher
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Jandamarra
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Firearms
  • Shotguns
  • Aboriginal Australian outlaws
Label
The Aborigine and the gun, by Chris Halls
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
p. 30-32, 56
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Aborigine and the gun, by Chris Halls
Publication
Extent
p. 30-32, 56
Other physical details
ill.

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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