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New Holland journal : November 1833-October 1834 / Baron Charles von Hugel ; translated and edited by Dymphna Clark ; botanical index by Roger Hnatiuk
Bib ID 1930176
Format BookBook
Author
Hugel, Carl, Freiherr von, 1795-1870
 
Description Melbourne : Melbourne University Press at the Miegunyah Press in association with the State Library of New South Wales, 1994 
xxi, 539 p., [18] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), map, ports. (some col.) ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 052284474X
Series

Miegunyah Press series ; no. 17.

Summary

First English translation of von Hügel's journal, recording not just the unique flora encountered but his observations about British colonial administration, Sydney social life, missionary efforts and the treatment of Aboriginal people.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography.

Subjects Hügel, Carl, Freiherr von, 1795-1870 -- Diaries.  |  Hügel, Carl, Freiherr von, 1795-1870 -- Journeys -- Australia.  |  Botany -- Australia.  |  Race relations - Representation - History.  |  Environment - Biodiversity - Plants.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1788-1850.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers - European.  |  History - Biographies - Non-Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.  |  Australia -- Description and travel.  |  Tasmania (Tas)  |  Albany / King George Sound (SW WA SI50-11, SI50-15)  |  New South Wales (NSW)  |  Norfolk Island.  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Australia.  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)
Other authors/contributors Clark, Dymphna, 1916-2000  |  Hnatiuk, R. J  |  State Library of New South Wales

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