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More a symbol than a success : foundation years of the Swan River Colony / [by] D. Markey
Bib ID 2802796
Format BookBook
Author
Markey, D. C
 
Edition Rev. ed. 
Description Bayswater, W.A. : Westbooks, 1977 
xi,103p., [6] leaves of plates(maps) ; 25cm. 
ISBN 0859220125
Summary

Briefly discusses Aboriginal population estimates; use of fire to modify environment; pattern of occupance and European usurpation.

Notes

Index.

Bibliography: p. 85-88.

Subjects Western Australia. Swan River settlement, 1829-1850.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Environment - Land management - Fire.  |  Demography - Population dynamics.  |  Demography - Population mobility.  |  Swan River Settlement (W.A.) -- History.  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)

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