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Truganini : journey through the apocalypse / Cassandra Pybus
Bib ID 8167887
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Pybus, Cassandra Jane, 1947- author
 
Description Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2020 
©2020 
xix, 315 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm 
ISBN 9781760529222 (paperback)
Summary

The haunting story of the extraordinary Aboriginal woman behind the myth of 'the last Tasmanian Aborigine'. The name of Truganini is vaguely familiar to most Australians as 'the last of her race'. She has become an international icon for a monumental tragedy: the extinction of the original people of Tasmania within her lifetime.

Notes

National Library of Australia’s N copy is signed by the author.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-313)

Subjects Truganini, approximately 1812-1876.  |  Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Biography.  |  Aboriginal Tasmanians -- History.  |  Bruny Island (Tas.) -- History -- 19th century.  |  Tasmania -- History -- 19th century.  |  Tasmania -- Social conditions -- 19th century.  |  Australian
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