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The mystery of Ludwig Leichhardt / Gordon Connell
Bib ID 2884807
Format BookBook
Author
Connell, Gordon
 
Description Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1980 
ix, 96 p. : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0522842003
Summary

Reconstruction of the explorers last journey and death, based on documentary sources; contacts with Aborigines described, including Aboriginal oral accounts of the groups murder at the hands of offended Central Desert Aborigines.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 93-96.

Subjects Leichhardt, Ludwig, 1813-1848.  |  Australia. Exploration, 1848. Leichhardt Expedition.  |  Explorers -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Queensland Far North West (Qld Far NW SE54)  |  Western Australia - Central Australia (WA SE52, SF52, SG52)  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  Queensland Gulf country (Qld SE54)  |  South West Queensland (SW Qld SG54, SG55, SH54, SH55)  |  Queensland Channel Country (Qld Far West SF54, SG54)

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