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The Resource The blackbirders : a brutal story of the Kanaka slave-trade, Edward Wybergh Docker

The blackbirders : a brutal story of the Kanaka slave-trade, Edward Wybergh Docker

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The blackbirders : a brutal story of the Kanaka slave-trade
Title
The blackbirders
Title remainder
a brutal story of the Kanaka slave-trade
Statement of responsibility
Edward Wybergh Docker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Docker, Edward Wybergh
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
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  • Melanesians
  • Contract labor
Target audience
adult
Label
The blackbirders : a brutal story of the Kanaka slave-trade, Edward Wybergh Docker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The old plantation -- The homeland -- The recruiters become established, 1864-9 -- The recruiting booms, 1870-1 -- The sugar industry booms, 1864-80 -- Changing melanesia -- Recruiting, 1871-83 -- Blackbirding in New Guinea -- The reaction in Queensland -- Recruiting the last phase -- Deporatation -- Epilogue
Control code
M0029132
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
289 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780207140693
Other physical details
maps
Stock number
6158b
System control number
0042593
Label
The blackbirders : a brutal story of the Kanaka slave-trade, Edward Wybergh Docker
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The old plantation -- The homeland -- The recruiters become established, 1864-9 -- The recruiting booms, 1870-1 -- The sugar industry booms, 1864-80 -- Changing melanesia -- Recruiting, 1871-83 -- Blackbirding in New Guinea -- The reaction in Queensland -- Recruiting the last phase -- Deporatation -- Epilogue
Control code
M0029132
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
289 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780207140693
Other physical details
maps
Stock number
6158b
System control number
0042593

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