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Maitland Brown: A View of Nineteenth Century Western Australia

Cowan, Peter
ISBN: 094920627XCategories: ,


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Biography of western Australian politician, explorer, magistrate, farmer and merchant, Maitland Brown, one of the first generation of European settlers born in the Swan River colony; includes discussion of the Fairbairn report on the position of Aborigines and settlers in the Upper Murchison and Gascoyne. Includes bibliographical references and index.

Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1988
404 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 21 cm.

First Edition. #260621

Brown, Maitland, 1843-1905.  |  Explorers — Western Australia — Biography.  |  Politicians — Western Australia — Biography.  |  Farmers — Western Australia — Biography.  |  Settlement and contacts – Colonisation – 1851-  |  History – Biographies – Non-Indigenous.  |  Government policy – State and territory – Western Australia.  |  Western Australia — History — 1829-1900.  |  Western Australia (WA)

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AuthorCowan, Peter
Number of pages404 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 21 cm. 
PublisherFremantle Arts Centre Press
Year Published1988
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