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A Life Together, a Life Apart A History of Relations Between Europeans and Aborigines by Bain Attwood

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Published by Melbourne University .
Written in English


  • Anthropology,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Biography: political,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Social history,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Burrage, Alan,
  • Australia - History,
  • Family,
  • New South Wales,
  • History - General History,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Australia,
  • Burrage, Charles,
  • Australia & New Zealand - Australia,
  • Reservations,
  • Stokie, Elsie,
  • Aboriginal Australians,
  • Biography,
  • Burrage, Elsie,
  • Burrage, Winifred,
  • Government relations

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7768228M
ISBN 100522845363
ISBN 109780522845365

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