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Identity prized : a history of Subiaco / by Ken Spillman
Bib ID 1714017
Format BookBook
Author
Spillman, Ken, 1959-
 
Description Nedlands, W.A. : University of Western Australia Press for the City of Subiaco, 1985 
x, 365 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0855642394
0855642408 (paperback)
Summary

Includes short section on pre-colonial Aboriginal society and the spiritual base for their culture; Yellagonga; Aboriginal resistance to settlement - Midgegoroo and Yagan; botanical knowledge; firestick farming; the establishment of the Benedictine Mission at Subiaco.

Notes

Ill. on lining papers.

Includes bibliographies and index.

Subjects Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - 1901-  |  Religions - Christianity - Catholic Church.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah people (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Wajuk people (W9) (WA SI50-02)  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Subiaco (W.A.) -- History.  |  Perth (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Perth map area (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Subiaco (SW WA SH50-14)
Other authors/contributors Subiaco (W.A. : Municipality)

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