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The Australian pastor : a record of the remarkable changes in mind and outward state of Henry Elliott / by E. Strickland
Bib ID 595096
Format BookBook
Author
Strickland, E
 
Description London : Wertheim, Macintosh & Hunt, 1862 
viii, 87 pages ; 17 cm. 
Summary

Ch. VIII: His account of the Aborigines - extract from Henry Elliott?s paper on the Evangelization of the Aborigines; reduction of numbers in the Albury region; conflict with the Murrumbidgee Aborigines; extensive interpersonal violence and the inevitability of extinction; inferiority of moral and mental habitudes; lack of religion and culture; facility with the English language; degrading influence of European settlement.

Notes

See also a rare variant issue with frontispiece.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 9420

Subjects Elliott, Henry, 1814-1857.  |  Chaplains, Prison -- Norfolk Island -- Correspondence.  |  Chaplains, Prison -- Norfolk Island -- Biography.  |  Language - Change - Loss.  |  Social behaviour - Violence.  |  Reproduction - Infanticide.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Religion.  |  Language.  |  Norfolk Island -- History.  |  River Murray (SW NSW, N Vic, SE SA SI54, SI55)  |  Albury Wodonga (SW NSW / N Vic SJ55-02)

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