Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land

By: Thomson, Donald [Compiled and Introduced by Nicolas Peterson]]

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Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 245 pages In 1932-33 a group of Arnhem Land Aborigines killed 5 Japanese and 3 Europeans. In the face of proposed Government punitive expedition, anthropologist Donald Thomson sought a Government Commission into the grievances of these virtually unknown people. Thomson undertook the commission and through his will to succeed in tracking down and communicating with these people was able to defuse this situation.

Title: Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land

Author Name: Thomson, Donald [Compiled and Introduced by Nicolas Peterson]]

Categories: Aborigines,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Melbourne, The Miegunyah Press: 2003

ISBN Number: 052285205X

ISBN Number 13: 9780522852059

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID254554

Keywords: Aborigines anthropologist arnhem land Australian Aborigine Donald Thomson,