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Last of the Australian explorers : the story of Donald Mackay / by Frank Clune
Bib ID 1930928
Format BookBook
Author
Clune, Frank, 1893-1971
 
Description Sydney : Angus & Robertson, 1942 
xii, 303 p., [34] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Brief contacts with and photographs of Aborigines during expeditions to Petermann Ranges, Arnhem Land and Kimberleys; references to Luritja people, Elsey and Willeroo stations, Victoria River Downs.

Notes

Maps inside front and back covers.

Library's Whelan copy has original dustjacket; t.p. signed by Donald Mackay with manuscript letter dated 11.3.42 from Mackay to Mr Cousins tipped in.

Subjects Mackay, Donald, 1870-1958.  |  Explorers -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Victoria River Downs (North NT SE52-04)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Djilkminggan / Elsey (NT Upper Roper SD53-09, SD53-13)  |  Willeroo (North NT SD52-16)  |  Petermann Ranges (South Central NT SG52-07, WA SG52-06)  |  Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51, SE52)

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    NL 919.4 McK
    Copy: NL hbk
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    N 919.4 MCG
    Copy: N hbk
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    CLUNE 30
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    FERG/2974
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    WHELAN 161
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