The Resource The Australian frontier wars, by John Connor, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002, Ian Crawford

The Australian frontier wars, by John Connor, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002, Ian Crawford

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The Australian frontier wars, by John Connor, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002
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The Australian frontier wars, by John Connor, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002
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Ian Crawford
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eng
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Book review; outlines book topic, the role of the military in suppressing Aboriginal resistance and providing protection for settlers, 1788 to 1838, arguing that new tactics developed, military a moderating influence and use of horse advantageous to British ; reviewer has reservations about the cut off date of the history and the lack of mention of the influence of the personalities and politics of the British administrators; author sought to put book outside the Reynolds-Windschuttle debate, maintaining no way of knowing numbers of Aboriginal people killed; book dismissed by Windschuttle; author's arguments now central to the debate
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1935-
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Crawford, I. M.
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non fiction
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The Australian frontier wars, by John Connor, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002, Ian Crawford
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The Australian frontier wars, by John Connor, Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002, Ian Crawford
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