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The Resource A dumping ground : a history of the Cherbourg settlement, Thom Blake

A dumping ground : a history of the Cherbourg settlement, Thom Blake

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A dumping ground : a history of the Cherbourg settlement
Title
A dumping ground
Title remainder
a history of the Cherbourg settlement
Statement of responsibility
Thom Blake
Title variation
History of the Cherbourg settlement
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Illustrates an Aboriginal reserve's evolution under government practise, and explores the dynamics of cultural resilience through the generations. It is told through government documents, letters and interviews by former residents
Summary
Illustrates an Aboriginal reserve's evolution under government practise, and explores the dynamics of cultural resilience through the generations. It is told through government documents, letters and interviews by former residents
Award
NSW Premier's History Awards, John and Patricia Ward History Prize, 2002.
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307758
Cataloging source
NUWS:W
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blake, Thom
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cherbourg Aboriginal Settlement (Qld.)
  • Cherbourg Aboriginal Reserve (Qld.)
  • Cherbourg Aboriginal Settlement (Qld.)
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aborigines, Australian
  • Aborigines, Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Cherbourg Aboriginal Settlement (Qld.)
  • Cherbourg Aboriginal Reserve (Qld.)
Target audience
adult
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a history of the Cherbourg Settlement
Label
A dumping ground : a history of the Cherbourg settlement, Thom Blake
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [295]-309
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine derived contents note: 1 A completely successful undertaking? -- The genesis and early development of -- Barambah settlement 1 -- 2 Deported 'at the sweet will of the Government' -- The removals program 33 -- 3 'To leave as little remembrance' -- The process of domination and civilisation 56 -- 4 A depot of semi-starvation, disease and misery' -- The health of the inmates 85 -- 5 Treated like slaves 'like merchandise' -- The dynamics of labour 117 -- 6 A4 decided menace' -- Popular perceptions and reactions to the settlement 161 -- 7 The Barambah mob - 'one big tribe' -- Identity, cultural resilience and vitality 197 -- 8 More than a dumping ground 237
Control code
000023834046
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 320 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780702232220
Lccn
2002416694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)49411525
Label
A dumping ground : a history of the Cherbourg settlement, Thom Blake
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [295]-309
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine derived contents note: 1 A completely successful undertaking? -- The genesis and early development of -- Barambah settlement 1 -- 2 Deported 'at the sweet will of the Government' -- The removals program 33 -- 3 'To leave as little remembrance' -- The process of domination and civilisation 56 -- 4 A depot of semi-starvation, disease and misery' -- The health of the inmates 85 -- 5 Treated like slaves 'like merchandise' -- The dynamics of labour 117 -- 6 A4 decided menace' -- Popular perceptions and reactions to the settlement 161 -- 7 The Barambah mob - 'one big tribe' -- Identity, cultural resilience and vitality 197 -- 8 More than a dumping ground 237
Control code
000023834046
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 320 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780702232220
Lccn
2002416694
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)49411525

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