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The sealers of Bass Strait and the Cape Barren Island community / Brian Plomley and Kristen Anne Henley
Bib ID 523369
Format BookBook
Author
Plomley, N. J. B. (Norman James Brian)
 
Description Hobart : Blubber Head Press, 1990 
94 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0908528213 (paperback)
Summary

History of sealers of Bass Strait and Cape Barren Island; relationship of sealers and Aboriginal women; genealogical information; list of names of Aboriginal women held in captivity by the sealers; treatment of women and children.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 89-91.

Subjects Sealing -- Tasmania -- History.  |  Sealing -- Victoria -- History.  |  Sealers (Persons) -- Tasmania -- History.  |  Sealers (Persons) -- Victoria -- History.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Victoria -- History.  |  Women, Aboriginal Tasmanian -- History.  |  History - Genealogy and family history.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  History - Biographies.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Hunting - Seal.  |  Bass Strait (SJ55, SK55)  |  Flinders Island map area (Tas Bass Strait SK55-02)  |  Furneaux Islands (Tas Bass Strait SK55-02)  |  Truwana / Cape Barren Island (Tas Bass Strait SK55-02)  |  Kangaroo Island (SE SA SI53-16)
Other authors/contributors Henley, Kristen Anne

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