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A bushman's life : an autobiography / Bill Harney ; edited by Douglas and Ruth Lockwood
Bib ID 1962293
Format BookBook
Author
Harney, W. E. (William Edward), 1895-1962
 
Description Ringwood, Vic. : Viking O'Neill, 1990 
x, 243 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0670902950
Summary

Discrimination against Aborigines; relations with Aboriginal people of west coast of Gulf of Carpentaria and Newcastle Waters; life on cattle stations; Harneys roles as a Protector of Aborigines, then superintendent at Delissaville and ranger at Ayers Rock - Mt Olga National Park; discussion of attitudes of whites toward Aborigines and Aborigines towards whites.

Subjects Harney, W. E. (William Edward), 1895-1962.  |  Country life -- Queensland.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Beef cattle.  |  Environment - Conservation - Conservation areas.  |  Occupations - Pastoral industry workers.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Queensland -- Biography.  |  Queensland -- Social life and customs.  |  Gulf of Carpentaria (SD53, SD54, SE54)  |  Belyuen / Delissaville (Cox Peninsula NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Kata Tjuta / Olgas (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Uluru / Ayers Rock (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Cape York Peninsula (Qld SC54, SD54, SD55)  |  Jabiru / Ranger Uranium Mine (Kakadu, NT SD53-01)  |  Newcastle Waters (North NT SE53-05)
Other authors/contributors Lockwood, Douglas, 1918-1980  |  Lockwood, Ruth

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