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This Whispering in Our Hearts free pdf Harry Reynolds presents a different history of Australia through the eyes of remarkable and largely forgotten people. This story begins with Australia's first punitive expedition in December 1790 and the first clash of conscience about the use of violence which took place between Governor Arthur Phillip and Lieutenant William Dawes. It ends on the eve of World War II with Harry Bennett still expressing deep anger about the condition of the Aboriginies and the attitudes of whites Australia.

About Henry Reynolds

Henry Reynolds is one of Australia's most influential and widely-read historians. Since the publication of The Other Side of the Frontier in 1981 he has profoundly changed the way in which we understand the history of relations between indigenous Australians and the European settlers. His research played a major part in the political and legal milestones, the Mabo and Wik judgements. His study of the Black War in Tasmania Fate of a Free People was joint winner of the 1997 Australian Book Council Award for non-fiction. He was the historical consultant for the ABC's acclaimed TV documentary series Frontier.

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Author : Henry Reynolds
Publisher : Allen
Data Published : 01 April 1998
ISBN : 1864485817
EAN : 9781864485813
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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