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Journal of the central Australian expedition, 1844-5 / by Charles Sturt ; edited with an introduction and notes by Jill Waterhouse
Bib ID 1239385
Format BookBook
Author
Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869
 
Description London ; Dover, N.H., USA : Caliban Books, 1984 
vii, 264 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0904573311
Summary

Personal journal written for his wife, Charlotte; encounters, relationship with Aborigines, Aboriginal assistants on the expedition; observations on Aboriginal life, native policy, effects of settlement.

Notes

"In addition to the publication of Sturt's Journal, this edition also includes a facsimile of the Appendix to Sturt's Narrative of an Expedition into Central Australia (Volume 2, 1849)"--P. [ii].

"An account of the sea coast and interior of South Australia, with observations on various subjects connected with its interests": p. [115]-264.

Includes index.

Subjects Sturt, Charles, 1795-1869.  |  Natural history -- Australia, Central.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Government policy - State and territory - New South Wales.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1788-1850.  |  Government policy - State and territory - South Australia.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Queensland.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Australia, Central -- Discovery and exploration.  |  South Australia -- Description and travel.  |  North East South Australia (NE SA SG54, SH54)  |  South West Queensland (SW Qld SG54, SG55, SH54, SH55)  |  South East South Australia (SE SA SI54, SJ54)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Queensland Channel Country (Qld Far West SF54, SG54)  |  South Australia - Central Australia (SA SG52, SG53)  |  North West New South Wales (NW NSW SH54, SH55, SI54)
Other authors/contributors Waterhouse, Jill

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