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Forsaken settlement : an illustrated history of the settlement of Victoria, Port Essington, North Australia, 1838-1849 / by Peter G. Spillett
Bib ID 2384880
Format BookBook
Author
Spillett, Peter, 1926-
 
Printer (1979 printing)
Description Dee Why West, N.S.W. : Lansdowne, 1972 
196 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0701803347
Summary

Relations between Europeans and Aborigines, and Macassans and Aborigines; reports based on some consideration of primary source material; tribal groups and boundaries.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 187-190.

Subjects Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Marrgu / Margu people (N45) (NT SC53-13)  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Trade and exchange.  |  Iwaidja / Yiwayja / Yiwadya people (N39) (NT SC53-13)  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Wurangu people (N37) (NT SC52-16)  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Storms.  |  Victoria (N.T.) -- History.  |  Port Essington (N.T.) -- History.  |  Victoria (Vic)  |  Port Essington (West Arnhem Land NT SC53-13)  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Tiwi Islands (NT SC52-15, SC52-16)

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