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Author Connor, John, 1966- author

Title The Australian frontier wars, 1788-1838 / John Connor
Published Sydney ; [Great Britain] : UNSW Press, 2002
Sydney ; [Great Britain] : UNSW Press, 2005
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Description xii, 175 pages : maps ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents 1. Warriors and soldiers -- 2. Sydney, 1788-1791 -- 3. The Hawkesbury-Nepean River, 1795-1816 -- 4. The Bathurst and Hunter Valley Districts, 1822-1826 -- 5. Northern and Western Australia, 1824-1834 -- 6. Van Dieman's Land, 1826-1831 -- 7. The Liverpool Plains and Port Phillip Districts, 1838
Summary This text is a comprehensive military history of frontier conflict in Australia. Covering the first 50 years of British occupation in Australia, the book examines in detail how both sides fought on the frontier and examines how Aborigines developed a form of warfare differing from tradition
Analysis Warfare & defence (Australia)
Modern history (c 1788-1914)
Australian Aboriginal studies
Colonisation
Great Britain
Aborigines
Armed forces
Ethnic relations
History, 1801-1900
History, Pre-1801
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [123]-165) and index
Notes Text in Japanese
Subject Great Britain. Army -- History -- 18th century.
Great Britain. Army -- History -- 19th century.
Aboriginal Australians -- Race relations -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Wars.
Government, Resistance to -- Australia.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- History.
Culture conflict -- Australia.
Land settlement -- Australia -- History.
Aborigines, Austraian -- Treatment -- History
Australia -- Race relations -- History.
Australia -- History, Military -- 1788-1851
Australia -- History, Military.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1851.
Australia -- Colonization -- History.
Genre/Form Indigenous focus.
Indigenous focus
History.
Military history.
LC no. 2003427927
ISBN 9780868407562 (paperback)
4163399003
0868407569