Six Australian Battlefields


First edition. The black resistance to invasion and the white struggle against colonial oppression. Binding & dust jacket both very good. Photos, illustrations; maps by Winifred Mumford. No inscriptions, no foxing - clean, tight & bright. More than 20,000 black Australians died fighting a war of resistance against the white man. This book looks at 4 of those battles incl Bathurst, Pinjarra & Sydney [see photo for chapter headings]. The other 2 chapters look at others oppressed by the colonial administration - Vinegar Hill & Eureka. The book is dedicated to Lionel Keith Murphy - 'one of Australia's finest'. 324pp protected by clear mylar sleeve.

Author: Grassby, Al & Hill, Marji
Illustrated By: Mumford, Winifred
Published: 1988 Angus & Robertson Australia
ISBN: 020715595X
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Book Condition: Very Good

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