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Author Smith, Keith, 1939-

Title Bennelong : the coming in of the Eora : Sydney Cove 1788-1792 / Keith Vincent Smith
Published East Roseville : Kangaroo Press ; London : Viacom, 2001


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Description x, 182 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
regular print
Summary An account of early interactions between the Eora Aboriginal people and the first white settlers based on information sourced from journals letters and language notebooks of First Fleet officers; Bennelong's abduction by Governor Arthur Phillip; escaping detention; resistance movement led by Bennelong against the white invaders; unwritten peace 'treaty' in 1790
Analysis Aborigines
History, Pre-1801
Social conditions
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography pages 173-177
Subject Bennelong, approximately 1764-1813.
Phillip, Arthur, 1738-1814.
Aboriginal Australians -- Biography.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney Region -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Sydney Regional (N.S.W.) -- Biography
Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- French
Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Genre/Form Biographies.
LC no. 00002217
ISBN 0731809696