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Savagery on the Swan River settlement : the aboriginal murder cycle and the 1839 killing of Sarah Cook / collected and edited by Peter J. Bridge
Bib ID 5016604
Format BookBook
Description Carlisle, W.A. : Hesperian Press, 2010 
ii, 34 p. : facsims. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 9780859052467
Summary

This report draws on material that has been surpressed which reveal the true facts on several vicious murders of European settlers to protect the native tribes from the retaliation of concerned settlers.

Subjects Cook, Sarah, -1839.  |  Murder -- Western Australia -- Swan River Settlement -- History.  |  Pioneers -- Western Australia -- Swan River Settlement -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Treatment -- History.  |  Law enforcement - Offences - Murder.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Feuds and warfare - Avenging.  |  Bibbulman people (W1) (WA SI50-10)  |  Swan River Settlement (W.A.) -- History.  |  Western Australia -- Race relations -- History.  |  York (Avon River SW WA SH50-14)  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)
Other authors/contributors Bridge, Peter J. (Peter John), 1943-

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