The fatal impact : an account of the invasion of the South Pacific, 1767-1840 / by Alan Moorehead.

By: Material type: TextTextPublication details: London : Hamish Hamilton, ©1966.Description: xiv, 230 pages, 17 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cmContent type:
  • text
Media type:
  • unmediated
Carrier type:
  • volume
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 910.091648
  • 910.4 19
LOC classification:
  • G246.C7 M6 1966
Other classification:
  • 15.00
  • 89.91
Summary: Pt. 2, p.99-168; Exploration of the east coast of New Holland by Capt. Cook; Results of impact on Aborigines; Accounts by Cook and Banks, description of Aborigines included physical appearance, weapons, canoes, making of fire, food and its preparation, use of narcotics, outline of life cycle; Differences between Tasmanian and mainland natives; Effect of white settlement.
List(s) this item appears in: Added to Paterson Collection, Dec 2023 to Feb 2024 (sorted by Call Number)
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Book: Standard Hewitson Library, Presbyterian Research Centre Paterson Collection OD Moo (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Issued 07/02/2024 81-1383

Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-222) and index.

Pt. 2, p.99-168; Exploration of the east coast of New Holland by Capt. Cook; Results of impact on Aborigines; Accounts by Cook and Banks, description of Aborigines included physical appearance, weapons, canoes, making of fire, food and its preparation, use of narcotics, outline of life cycle; Differences between Tasmanian and mainland natives; Effect of white settlement.

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