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The Resource The hanging at the Brisbane Windmill, Christopher Dawson

The hanging at the Brisbane Windmill, Christopher Dawson

Label
The hanging at the Brisbane Windmill
Title
The hanging at the Brisbane Windmill
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Dawson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Account of the 1841 sentencing and execution of two Aboriginal men, Nungavil and Mullan for the murders of Surveyor Granville Stapylton and William Tuck, which they may not have committed; 1841 Queensland legal system and its use to terrorise the Aboriginal people in the Brisbane Moreton Bay area; includes account of their funeral and traditional mortuary customs of the Brisbane area
Cataloging source
ANL
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1966-
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Dawson, Christopher
Dewey number
364.6609943
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Inside history
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  • Mullan
  • Ningavil
  • Stapylton, Granville William Chetwynd
  • Tuck, William
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Executions and executioners
  • Hanging
  • Brisbane (Qld.)
Label
The hanging at the Brisbane Windmill, Christopher Dawson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 38-40
Contents
Moreton Bay Penal Settlement, 1841 -- 'Those wild parts...' -- Mutilation on the mountain -- British justice -- Return to Brisbane -- the windmill -- the hangman -- The execution -- The burial -- Aftermath
Control code
000044334416
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
44 p.
Isbn
9780980417470
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)402442010
Label
The hanging at the Brisbane Windmill, Christopher Dawson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 38-40
Contents
Moreton Bay Penal Settlement, 1841 -- 'Those wild parts...' -- Mutilation on the mountain -- British justice -- Return to Brisbane -- the windmill -- the hangman -- The execution -- The burial -- Aftermath
Control code
000044334416
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
44 p.
Isbn
9780980417470
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)402442010

Library Locations

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