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Among islands / by John Singe
Bib ID 2764935
Format BookBook
Author
Singe, John, 1950-
 
Description Thursday Island, Qld. : Torres News, 1993 
80 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 064613650X
Summary

Stories and biographical sketches of events and people in Torres Strait history; concentrates on accounts of contact, ethnographic expeditions and work of missionaries; includes biography of Carolus Isua.

Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Subjects Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Colonisation.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld.) -- History.  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld.) -- Social conditions.  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld TSI SC54, SC55-05)
Other authors/contributors Torres News
Available From Available from Torres News, Thursday Island, Qld 4875. 

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