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The killing times / John Cribbin
Bib ID 2599434
Format BookBook
Author
Cribbin, John
 
Description Sydney : Fontana/Collins, 1984 
168 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0006365833 (paperback)
Summary

Fictionalised account of punitive expeditions against Walbiri people led by Constable W.G. Murray and Nugget Morton; criticism of the affair by missionary Athol McGregor and Anne Locke; Darwin trial; recent interviews with Walbiri survivors by M. Hartwig, P. Read and P. Wafer.

Notes

Cover subtitle: The Coniston massacre 1928.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory.  |  Massacres -- Northern Territory.  |  Massacres -- Northern Territory -- Coniston Station.  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Law enforcement - Police conduct and attitudes.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - 1901-  |  Settlement and contacts - 20th Century.  |  Coniston Station (N.T.) -- History -- 20th century.  |  Coniston Station (N.T.) -- Race relations.  |  Lander River (Central NT Tanami Desert SF53-01)  |  Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Yurrkarrn / Coniston (South Central NT SF53-09)
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Coniston massacre 1928

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