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This Whispering in Our Hearts

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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 ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 1st 1998 by Allen Unwin
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Most Australians probably don't want to talk about this, but Henry Reynolds takes a bold step to vividly illustrate the dark history of a nation marked by the genocide of indigenous Australians. Shocking, gripping...
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A must-read for every Australian who wants to know the truth about the impact of white settlement on the indigenous people.
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Henry Reynolds is currently an ARC Senior Research Fellow at the University of Tasmania at Launceston. He was for many years at James Cook University in Townsville. He is the author of many well-known books including The Other Side of the Frontier, Law of the Land, Fate of a Free People and Why Weren’t We Told?