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Blood on the wattle : massacres and maltreatment of Aboriginal Australians since 1788 / Bruce Elder
Bib ID 2374720
Format BookBook
Author
Elder, Bruce, 1944-
 
Edition 3rd ed. 
Description Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : New Holland, 2003 
[vii], 309 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 1741100089
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Summary

Draws together, in a single volume, most of information about the massacres of the Aboriginal people which has been recorded in books and journals. It also creates a level of awareness of the scale of the massacres, so that this dimension of Australian history can become part of the Australian consciousness.

Draws together, in a single volume, most of the information about the massacres of the Aboriginal people which has been recorded in books and journals. It also creates a level of awareness of the scale of the massacres, so that this dimension of Australian history can become part of the Australian consciousness.

Notes

Includes index.

Previous ed.: 1998.

Bibliography: p. [297]-300.

Subjects Massacres -- Australia -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Wars.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.  |  Yiman people (E31) (Qld SG55-08)  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi people (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - 1901-  |  Kurnai / Gunai people (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Kwiambal / Gujambal people (D35) (Qld SH56-01)  |  Race relations - Violent - Genocide.  |  Tenterfield (NSW N Coast SH56-06)  |  Myall Creek (N NSW SH56-05)  |  Clarence River (NSW N Coast SH56-07, SH52-06, SH52-02)  |  Bluff Rock (N NSW SH56-06)  |  Mowla Bluff (WA West Kimberley SE51-11)  |  Yurrkarrn / Coniston (South Central NT SF53-09)  |  Macleay River (NSW N Coast SH56-10)  |  Namoi River (N NSW SH55-12, SH56-09)  |  Kilcoy (SE Qld SG56-10)  |  Darling River (NSW SH55, SI54)  |  Cullin-La-Ringo (E Qld SF55-15)  |  King Sound (WA West Kimberley SE51-03, SE51-07)  |  Minyerri / Hodgson Downs (North NT Roper SD53-14)  |  Darkie Point (N NSW SH56-10)  |  Durallie Creek (NSW N Coast SH56-10)  |  Clifton Hills (NE SA SG54-13)  |  Poeppels Corner (SA Central Australia SG53-12, SG53-08)  |  Pigeon Creek (SE Qld SF54, SF55, SG55, SG56)  |  Bentinck Island (Qld Gulf Wellesley Islands SE54-02)  |  Forrest River (WA East Kimberley SD52-09, SD52-10, SD52-14)

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