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Strangers on the Shore

Early Coastal Contact in Australia

By Peter Veth (Edited by), Peter Sutton (Edited by), Margo Neale (Edited by)

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Format: Paperback, 320 pages
Published In: Australia, 01 April 2008
Contacts between Indigenous Australians and outsiders - Macassans, Portuguese, Dutch, English, French, Americans and others - are known to have occurred for 400 years. This book explores these diverse, subtle, dynamic and volatile first encounters from Indigenous and non-Indigenous perspectives. It also looks at the myriad elements of these crosscultural exchanges, which resulted in profound outcomes for the First Australians.

About the Author

Peter Veth is the deputy-director of the National Centre for Indigenous Studies. His research interests include the evolution of desert and maritime societies, cultural heritage management, and contact history and the depiction of Indigenous societies in the media. Peter Sutton is an ARC Professorial Fellow at the University of Adelaide and the South Australian Museum. Margo Neale, an Australian of Aboriginal descent, is the principal advisor on Indigenous matters to the director of the National Museum of Australia and the principal curator of Utopia: The Genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye.

EAN: 9781876944636
ISBN: 1876944633
Publisher: National Museum of Australia
Dimensions: 23.5 x 17.2 centimetres (0.61 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
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