Historical Records of Australia
Series III v. 9
Edited by Peter Chapman
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Historical Records of Australia by Peter Chapman
Book DescriptionThis is the resumed series III, volume IX, the first volume being published in 1925. Edited by Peter Chapman, here are despatches and papers relating to the history of Tasmania (this volume taking in January-December 1830), and also a commentary of the despatches and letters. All the letters and despatches have retained their spellings and nuances. This source is invaluable and essential for people who want to learn and read about European and Aboriginal relations first-hand. Of particular interest is Chapman's discussion of Windschuttle's The Fabrication of Aboriginal History. The endpapers of HRA, series III, volume IX show the important Black Line map, which details the military, settler and convict operation against the Aborigines of Van Diemen's Land (which was called the Black Line operation).
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780522851885
(215mm x 145mm x 51mm)
Imprint: Melbourne University Press
Publisher: Melbourne University Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2006
Country of Publication: Australia
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Author Biography - Peter Chapman
Peter Chapman is a senior lecturer at the University of Tasmania in Australia and was nominated for the Tasmanian Pacific Bicentenary History Prize for his editing of "Historical Records of Australia Series III, Volume VIII."
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