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Invisible invaders : smallpox and other diseases in Aboriginal Australia, 1780-1880 / Judy Campbell.

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Invisible invaders : smallpox and other diseases in Aboriginal Australia, 1780-1880 / Judy Campbell.

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614.52108/1

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74VvjrwRkDWy

Invisible invaders : smallpox and other diseases in Aboriginal Australia, 1780-1880 / Judy Campbell.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VvjrwRkDWy

Invisible invaders : smallpox and other diseases in Aboriginal Australia, 1780-1880 / Judy Campbell.

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Invisible invaders : smallpox and other diseases in Aboriginal Australia, 1780-1880 / Judy Campbell.

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Publisher

Carlton South, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 2002.

Date

2002.

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614.52108/1

Record Identifier

74VvjrwRkDWy

Language

English

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Contents

xiv, 266 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm. Foreword / Frank Fenner -- 1. Aboriginal Australians and Old World Diseases -- 2. 'The most dreadful scourge of the human species' -- 3. Myths -- 4. The Indonesian Archipelago 1780-1880 -- 5. Hidden History -- 6. The Frontiers of Eastern Au...

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Carlton South, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 2002.

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Summary

"An epidemic of smallpox among Aboriginal people around the infant colony of Sydney in 1789 puzzled the British, for there had been no cases on the ships of the First Fleet. Where, then, did the epidemic come from? As explorers moved further inland, they witnessed other epidemics of smallpox, notably in the late 1820s and early 1830s and again in t...

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Invisible invaders : smallpox and other diseases in Aboriginal Australia, 1780-1880 / Judy Campbell.

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Includes bibliography (p. 248-260) and index.

Date Published

2002.

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614.52108/1

Record Identifier

74VvjrwRkDWy

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ISBN

0522849393 :

9780522849394 (pbk.)

0522849393 (pbk.)

9780522849394

0522849393

9780522849394 :

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614.521

614.5210899915

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991015181039702626

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