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Archaeology and the history of Port Essington

Allen, Frederick James


This thesis is an investigation into the use of archaeology as a technique for widening the range of historical evidence in the recent past. It records the first professional excavations of a European site in Australia, Port Essington in the Northern Territory. Consequently chapters 2 - 5 are concerned with describing the excavations and architecture remaining at Port Essington, and the methods and results of the analysis of a body of artifacts of types which have not been rul adequately...[Show more]

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Date published: 1969-05
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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