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A history of South Australia : from colonial days to the present / R.M. Gibbs
Bib ID 2784128
Format BookBook
Author
Gibbs, R. M. (Ronald Malcolm), 1938-
 
Edition Enl. ed. 
Description Kent Town, S. Aust. : Peacock Publications for Southern Heritage, 1984 
278 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0909209820 (corrected)
Invalid ISBN 0909209802 (corrected)
Summary

Outline of South Australian history from colonial times to the recent era intended for secondary school students ; includes chapter entitled "The Aborigines" (pp. 122-133) discussing early contacts between settlers and Aboriginal people ; race relations ; the proclamation of 1836 ; clashes between Aboriginal people and settlers ; the Maria shipwreck ; establishment of reserves and missions ; decline in population ; Aborigines Act of 1912 ; living conditions in the twentieth century.

Notes

Previous ed.: Adelaide : Balara Books, 1969.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Socioeconomic conditions - Living conditions.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  South Australia -- History.  |  South Australia (SA)

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