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Fort Wellington : the British in North Australia 1827-29 / Derek Pugh OAM; forewords by The Hon. Austin Asche AC QC and Dr Brian Reid
Bib ID 8151473
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Pugh, Derek, author
 
Description [Rapid Creek, Northern Territory] : [Derek Pugh], 2020 
©2020 
xviii, 179 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm 
ISBN 9780648142119 (paperback)
Summary

A history of the British garrison settlement of Fort Wellington, Cobourg Peninsula, in northern Australia from 1827 to 1829. Diarists: Collet Barker – Dr Braidwood Wilson – Dr Duncan Commandants Captain Collet Barker – Captain Henry Smyth – Lieutenant George Sleeman Fort Wellington – Cobourg Peninsula.

Notes

Library's N copy signed by author.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Subjects Fortification -- Northern Territory -- Fort Wellington -- History  |  First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula -- History  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula -- Relations with British.  |  Convicts -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula -- History  |  Makasar (Indonesian people) -- Relations with Aboriginal Australians.  |  Makasar (Indonesian people) -- Relations with British.  |  Feral livestock -- Australia -- Northern Territory.  |  Iwaidja / Yiwayja / Yiwadya people (N39) (NT SC53-13)  |  History.  |  Northern Territory -- Social conditions -- History -- 19th century.  |  Australian history  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Asche, Austin, 1925- writer of foreword  |  Reid, Brian, writer of foreword

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