Book - John Batman and the Aborigines
From the Collection of Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages 33 Saxon Street Brunswick Victoria
- A comprehensive account of John Batman's life. This is a broad social history of the life and contentions of the original Port Phillip settlement. It includes relations between the European colonists and the Aboriginal population. It shows how the initial Aboriginal policy lay the ground for the near genocide of Port Phillip's original inhabitants.
- bunurong, boonwurrung, wathaurong, woiworung, woiwurrung, wurundjeri, wodewarrou, gerarlture, beingalite, you whamgete, you yangs, yarra river, kurung, john batman, port phillip bay, victorian history, victorian indigenous history, batman treaty
- Alastair H Campbell (Author)
- maps, b&w illustrations, b&w photographs
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM