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Contested country : a history of the Northcliffe area, Western Australia / Patricia Crawford and Ian Crawford
Bib ID 1111751
Format BookBook
Author
Crawford, Patricia, 1941-
 
Description Nedlands, W.A. : University of Western Australia Press, 2003 
xiv, 303 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1920694005
1920694005
Summary

First chapters explore Aboriginal links to land based mainly on historical sources; Murrum traditions and relationship to land; Murrum use of the karri forests; burning of land; Murrum seasons; contact history in the Northcliffe area.

Notes

"The Charles and Joy Stapes South West Region Publications Fund".

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Land use -- Western Australia -- Northcliffe Region -- History.  |  Environment - Land management - Clearing.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah people (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Environment - Conservation.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Minang people (W2) (WA SI50-11)  |  Environment - Conservation - Forests.  |  Northcliffe Region (W.A.) -- History.  |  Albany / King George Sound (SW WA SI50-11, SI50-15)  |  Northcliffe (SW WA SI50-10)
Other authors/contributors Crawford, I. M. (Ian M.), 1935-

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