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Author Brook, J. (Jack)

Title Shut out from the world : the Hawkesbury Aborigines Reserve and Mission 1889-1946 / Jack Brook
Edition Second edition revised
Published Berowra Heights, N.S.W. : Deerubbin Press, 1999

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Description viii, 96 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Summary Contact history of the Sackville Reach area; setting up of the two reserves by the Hawkesbury River; life at Sackville Reach - playing cricket for local cricket teams, working at the Tizzana Vineyard of Dr Thomas Fiaschi, fishing; setting up of mission station by New South Wales Aborigines Mission, controlled by Retta Dixon; information about families living in the area
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 83-91)
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sackville Reach -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Missions -- Australia -- Sackville Reach (N.S.W.) -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Hawkesbury River Region -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Hawkesbury River Region -- History
Dharug (Australian people) -- History.
Hawkesbury River Region (N.S.W.) -- History
Sackville Reach (N.S.W.) -- History
Author Brook, J. (Jack). Shut out from the world : the Sackville Reach Aborigines Reserve and Mission 1889-1946
ISBN 095857443X (paperback)