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Author Mulvaney, D. J. (Derek John), 1925-2016.

Title The axe had never sounded : place, people and heritage of Recherche Bay, Tasmania / John Mulvaney
Published Australian National University, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 141 pages : illustrations (some color), maps)
Series Aboriginal History Monographs ; v. 14
Aboriginal History Monographs
Contents Setting Out -- Recherche Bay -- Naturalists Ashore -- Botanising -- Measuring and Charting -- Seeking the Tasmanians -- Meeting the Tasmanians -- An Archaeological Heritage -- Labillardière's Luck -- Retrospect: Recherche Bay, History and Anthropology -- The Chaotic Years -- Lady Jane at Recherche Bay -- Good and Bad Times -- The Concept of Heritage -- National Heritage Nomination
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Australia -- Recherche Bay (Tas.)
Cultural property -- Political aspects -- Australia -- Recherche Bay (Tas.)
Recherche Bay (Tas.) -- Discovery and exploration -- French.
Recherche Bay (Tas.) -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1921313218 (electronic bk.)
9781921313219 (electronic bk.)