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A national story

McGrath, Ann

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Contested Ground provides a comprehensive and up to date account of the processes and experiences which shaped the lives of Aboriginal Australians from 1788 to the present. It integrates eye-witness accounts, oral histories and historical research to present the first colony-by-colony, state by state history of Aboriginal-white relations. Contested Ground tells a story of dispossession and denial but it is also a positive account, revealing the persistent struggles of Aboriginal communities...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorMcGrath, Ann
dc.date.accessioned2015-04-08T02:05:48Z
dc.date.available2015-04-08T02:05:48Z
dc.identifier.citationMcGrath, Ann, (ed.), (1995) Contested ground: Australian Aborigines under the British crown (pp. 1-54). St Leonards, Sydney: Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd.
dc.identifier.isbn1-86373-646-8
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/13189
dc.description.abstractContested Ground provides a comprehensive and up to date account of the processes and experiences which shaped the lives of Aboriginal Australians from 1788 to the present. It integrates eye-witness accounts, oral histories and historical research to present the first colony-by-colony, state by state history of Aboriginal-white relations. Contested Ground tells a story of dispossession and denial but it is also a positive account, revealing the persistent struggles of Aboriginal communities for a better future.
dc.format54 pages
dc.publisherAllen & Unwin Pty Ltd
dc.relation.ispartofContested ground: Australian Aborigines under the British crown
dc.rights© Allen & Unwin
dc.source.urihttp://www.allenandunwin.com/default.aspx?page=305&book=9781863736466
dc.subjectAboriginal history
dc.subjectAboriginal and white Australians
dc.subject1788 to the present
dc.subjectdispossession of Aboriginal peoples
dc.subjectpersistent struggles of Aboriginal communities
dc.subjectAboriginal-white relations
dc.titleA national story
dc.typeBook chapter
dc.date.issued1995-10
local.publisher.urlhttp://www.allenandunwin.com/
local.type.statusPublished version
local.contributor.affiliationMcGrath, Ann, Australian Centre for Indigenous History, School of History, Research School of Social Sciences, The Australian National University
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage1
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage54
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