The Resource The Aldine history of South Australia, illustrated : embracing sketches and portraits of her noted people: the rise and progress of her varied enterprises: and illustrations of her boundless wealth: together with maps of latest survey, by W. Frederic Morrison

The Aldine history of South Australia, illustrated : embracing sketches and portraits of her noted people: the rise and progress of her varied enterprises: and illustrations of her boundless wealth: together with maps of latest survey, by W. Frederic Morrison

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The Aldine history of South Australia, illustrated : embracing sketches and portraits of her noted people: the rise and progress of her varied enterprises: and illustrations of her boundless wealth: together with maps of latest survey
Title
The Aldine history of South Australia, illustrated
Title remainder
embracing sketches and portraits of her noted people: the rise and progress of her varied enterprises: and illustrations of her boundless wealth: together with maps of latest survey
Statement of responsibility
by W. Frederic Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes one chapter on the Aboriginal people of South Australia, their lifestyle, tools, weapons, ceremonies, and the influence of Christianity and alcohol; includes descriptions of spears, woomera, boomerangs, waddies, shields and their uses; treatment of Aboriginal women by Aboriginal men and non-Aboriginal men; that Aboriginal people would become 'a thing of the past'
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
SSL
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Morrison, W. Frederic
Dewey number
994.23031
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • South Australia
  • South Australia
Label
The Aldine history of South Australia, illustrated : embracing sketches and portraits of her noted people: the rise and progress of her varied enterprises: and illustrations of her boundless wealth: together with maps of latest survey, by W. Frederic Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Biographical index to this work was compiled by John McLellan in 1941 entitled: Biographical index to W.F. Morrison's Aldine history of South Australia
  • Ferguson: no. 12865
Contents
Vol. 1 Ch. 4: The Aborigines: Native condition; Habits; Weapons; Corroboree; Combats; Notions respecting a supreme being; Laws; Rum; Their decrease
Control code
000003455708
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
2 v. (vii, 823 p.) [125] leaves of plates, [11] col.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
The Aldine history of South Australia, illustrated : embracing sketches and portraits of her noted people: the rise and progress of her varied enterprises: and illustrations of her boundless wealth: together with maps of latest survey, by W. Frederic Morrison
Publication
Note
  • Biographical index to this work was compiled by John McLellan in 1941 entitled: Biographical index to W.F. Morrison's Aldine history of South Australia
  • Ferguson: no. 12865
Contents
Vol. 1 Ch. 4: The Aborigines: Native condition; Habits; Weapons; Corroboree; Combats; Notions respecting a supreme being; Laws; Rum; Their decrease
Control code
000003455708
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
2 v. (vii, 823 p.) [125] leaves of plates, [11] col.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)

Library Locations

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