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The boy's book of warriors : thrilling adventures of the pioneers amid hostile savages in the dawn of Australian settlement / by E.H. Earnshaw
Bib ID 338811
Format BookBook
Author
Earnshaw, E. H. (Ewart Hurlstone)
 
Printer (Sydney : Robert Dey, Son & Co.)
Description Sydney : E.H. Earnshaw, 1946 
86 p. : ill., port. ; 19 cm. 
Series

Australian boys' series.

Summary

Three aspects of Aboriginal peoples early contacts with Europeans; shipwreck of the 'Stirling Castle', and the survivors 'capture' by Aboriginal people, including an account by Eliza Frazer; account of severl Europeans living with Aborigines; Aboriginal resistance to the building of the Overland Telegraph Line.

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Cover title.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Juvenile literature.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Tjuringa / Churinga.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects.  |  Transport - Water - Shipwrecks and accidents.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Ceremonies - Rain making.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Race relations - Representation.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature.  |  K'Gari / Fraser Island (SE Qld SG56-03)  |  Barrow Creek (Central NT SF53-06)

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