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Overland from Southampton to Queensland / by M.H. Marsh
Bib ID 989202
Format BookBook
Author
Marsh, Matthew Henry, 1810-1881
 
Description London : E. Stanford, 1867 
87 pages, [2] pages, 1 folded sheet : colour maps ; 19th. 
Summary

Brief notes on the inland Aborigines from Newcastle to Brisbane; material culture, economy, fighting practise, fire making, religious concepts, language, mental and physical attributes, useful example of 19th century attitudes to Aborigines - noble/natural savage and dying race.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 12277

Subjects Marsh, Matthew Henry, 1810-1881.  |  Voyages and travels -- 19th century.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Environment - Land management - Fire.  |  Indigenous knowledge - World view.  |  Hunting.  |  Technology.  |  Technology - Fire - Fire making.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  Brisbane (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Newcastle (NSW N Coast SI56-02)

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