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Author Whitelock, Derek, 1934-2015

Title Gawler, Colonel Light's country town : a history of Gawler and its region - The Hills, the Plains and the Barossa Valley / by Derek Whitelock
Published Gawler, S. Aust. : Corporation of the Town of Gawler, 1989
Gawler, South Australia : Corporation of the Town of Gawler, 1989
Northfield, South Australia : Graphic Services Pty. Ltd


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  994.232 Whi/Gcl  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 318 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps, portraits. ; 25 cm
Series South Australian history
Summary Drawwing of Warrette on page 7 "one of the last of the fullblood kaurna people". Chapter 2: The Kaurna people and their environment. Observation on the lack of historical mentions of the Kaurna people by the diarists or chroniclers of the European settlement, notes on the extent of the Kaurna lands and their relationship with the land, social organisation, rituals and ceremonies, food, clothing and shelter and the eventual decline in the face of cultural confrontation and the drifting of Kaurna people into Adelaide reserves
Notes Includes index
Street maps on end pages
Bibliography Bibliography: page 290
Subject Warrette
Gawler Region (S.A.) -- History
Historic buildings -- Australia -- Gawler (S.A.)
Historic sites -- Australia -- South Australia -- Gawler
Gawler (S.A.) -- History.
Gawler Region (S. Aust.) -- History
Gawler Region (S.A.) -- History
Local history (Australia , South Australia)
Author Gawler (S.A.). Corporation
ISBN 0731678222