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Book - John Batman and the Aborigines

From the Collection of Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages 33 Saxon Street Brunswick Victoria

Description
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.
Object Registration
0542
Keywords
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
When Made
1987
Made By
Alastair H Campbell (Author)
Inscriptions & Markings
maps, b&w illustrations, b&w photographs
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM