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The Resource Savage or civilised? : manners in colonial Australia, Penny Russell

Savage or civilised? : manners in colonial Australia, Penny Russell

Label
Savage or civilised? : manners in colonial Australia
Title
Savage or civilised?
Title remainder
manners in colonial Australia
Statement of responsibility
Penny Russell
Title variation
Savage or civilized
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In colonial Australia manners marked the difference between savagery and civilisation, between vulgarity and refinement. Colonists recoiled in shock and confusion at the customs of Indigenous Australians, but they also sensed the savagery lurking in white society. Manners mattered, to individuals and to society
Award
NSW Premier's History Awards, Australian History Prize, 2011.
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382835
Cataloging source
ANL
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Russell, Penelope Ann
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Etiquette
  • Courtesy
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
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manners in colonial Australia
Label
Savage or civilised? : manners in colonial Australia, Penny Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000045799364
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 406 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780868408606
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Savage or civilised? : manners in colonial Australia, Penny Russell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000045799364
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 406 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780868408606
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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