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The Resource Ochre and rust : artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers, Philip Jones

Ochre and rust : artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers, Philip Jones

Label
Ochre and rust : artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers
Title
Ochre and rust
Title remainder
artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers
Statement of responsibility
Philip Jones
Title variation
Ochre & rust
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Takes Aboriginal and colonial artefacts from their museum shelves, and traces their stories, revealing charge and nuanced moments of encounter in Australia's frontier history
Summary
Takes Aboriginal and colonial artefacts from their museum shelves, and traces their stories, revealing charged and nuanced moments of encounter in Australia's frontier history
Award
Prime Minister's Literary Awards: Nonfiction, 2008.
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291364
Cataloging source
ANL
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1955-
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Jones, Philip G.
Dewey number
994.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Aboriginal Australians - Antiquities
  • Aboriginal Australians - Implements
  • Frontier and Pioneer Life - Australia
  • Australia - Race relations - History
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
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artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers
Label
Ochre and rust : artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers, Philip Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 417-427
Contents
1. Master Blackburn's whip -- 2. Broken shields -- 3. Turning to metal -- 4. Spearing Bennett -- 5. Drilling for fire -- 6. Unearthing the toas -- 7. The magic garb of Daisy Bates -- 8. Namatjira and the Jesus plaque -- 9. That special property
Control code
000040331995
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 440 p.
Isbn
9781862545854
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, ports.
Label
Ochre and rust : artefacts and encounters on Australian frontiers, Philip Jones
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 417-427
Contents
1. Master Blackburn's whip -- 2. Broken shields -- 3. Turning to metal -- 4. Spearing Bennett -- 5. Drilling for fire -- 6. Unearthing the toas -- 7. The magic garb of Daisy Bates -- 8. Namatjira and the Jesus plaque -- 9. That special property
Control code
000040331995
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 440 p.
Isbn
9781862545854
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, ports.

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