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Author Critchett, Jan.

Title A 'distant field of murder' : Western District frontiers, 1834-1848 / Jan Critchett
Published Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1990

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Description xiv, 303 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents Includes index
Summary Impact of Europeans on Aborigines of Victorias Western District in the 1840s; treatment of Aborigines by Europeans; violent conflict; killing of Aborigines; Aboriginal women; relationship to land; population; Charles Joseph La Trobe; George Augustus Robinson, Protector of Aborigines; health conditions
Analysis Aboriginal Australians History 19th century Australia Western District (Vic.)
Aboriginal Australians Social conditions Australia Western District (Vic.)
Frontier and pioneer life History 19th century Australia Western District (Vic.)
Western District (Vic.) History 19th century
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 276-288
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- Australia -- Victoria -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Western Districts -- History -- 19th century
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western District (Vic.) -- History -- 19th century.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western District (Vic.) -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Districts (Vic.) -- Social conditions
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Western District -- History -- 19th century
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Western District -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Western District -- Social conditions
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- Australia -- Western District (Vic.) -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Victoria -- History.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Western District (Vic.) -- History.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia -- Western District (Vic.) -- 19th century.
Frontier and pioneer life -- Australia -- Victoria -- Western District -- 19th century
Western District (Vic.) -- History -- 19th century.
Western District (Vic.) -- History.
LC no. 91178969
ISBN 0522843891