Aboriginal History Monographs

Aboriginal History monographs present studies on particular themes or regions, or a series of articles on single subjects of contemporary interest.

Please note: The following list of titles is sorted by publication date, with the most recent first.

Indigenous Mobilities

Indigenous Mobilities »

Across and Beyond the Antipodes

Edited by: Rachel Standfield
ISBN (print): 9781760462147
ISBN (online): 9781760462154
Publication date: June 2018
The Contest for Aboriginal Souls

The Contest for Aboriginal Souls »

European missionary agendas in Australia

Authored by: Regina Ganter
ISBN (print): 9781760462048
ISBN (online): 9781760462055
Publication date: May 2018

Brokers and boundaries »

Colonial exploration in Indigenous territory

Edited by: Tiffany Shellam, Maria Nugent, Shino Konishi, Allison Cadzow
ISBN (print): 9781760460112
ISBN (online): 9781760460129
Publication date: April 2016

In Defence of Country »

Life Stories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Servicemen and Women

Authored by: Noah Riseman
ISBN (print): 9781925022780
ISBN (online): 9781925022803
Publication date: January 2016

Indigenous Intermediaries »

New perspectives on exploration archives

Edited by: Shino Konishi, Maria Nugent, Tiffany Shellam
ISBN (print): 9781925022766
ISBN (online): 9781925022773
Publication date: September 2015

Long History, Deep Time »

Deepening Histories of Place

Edited by: Ann McGrath, Mary Anne Jebb
ISBN (print): 9781925022520
ISBN (online): 9781925022537
Publication date: August 2015

Settler Colonial Governance in Nineteenth-Century Victoria »

Edited by: Leigh Boucher, Lynette Russell
ISBN (print): 9781925022346
ISBN (online): 9781925022353
Publication date: April 2015

In the Eye of the Beholder »

What Six Nineteenth-century Women Tell Us About Indigenous Authority and Identity

Authored by: Barbara Dawson
ISBN (print): 9781925021967
ISBN (online): 9781925021974
Publication date: November 2014

Indigenous and Minority Placenames »

Australian and International Perspectives

Edited by: Ian D. Clark, Luise Hercus, Laura Kostanski
ISBN (print): 9781925021622
ISBN (online): 9781925021639
Publication date: August 2014

Dharmalan Dana »

An Australian Aboriginal man’s 73-year search for the story of his Aboriginal and Indian ancestors

Authored by: George Nelson, Robynne Nelson
ISBN (print): 9781925021493
ISBN (online): 9781925021509
Publication date: April 2014

Making Change Happen »

Black and White Activists talk to Kevin Cook about Aboriginal, Union and Liberation Politics

Authored by: Kevin Cook, Heather Goodall
ISBN (print): 9781921666728
ISBN (online): 9781921666742
Publication date: September 2013

Edward M. Curr and the Tide of History »

Authored by: Samuel Furphy
ISBN (print): 9781922144706
ISBN (online): 9781922144713
Publication date: March 2013

Black Gold »

Aboriginal People on the Goldfields of Victoria, 1850-1870

Authored by: Fred Cahir
ISBN (print): 9781921862953
ISBN (online): 9781921862960
Publication date: September 2012

Country, Native Title and Ecology »

Edited by: Jessica K Weir
ISBN (print): 9781921862557
ISBN (online): 9781921862564
Publication date: March 2012

'I Succeeded Once' »

The Aboriginal Protectorate on the Mornington Peninsula, 1839–1840

Authored by: Marie Hansen Fels
ISBN (print): 9781921862120
ISBN (online): 9781921862137
Publication date: May 2011

In Good Faith? »

Governing Indigenous Australia through God, Charity and Empire, 1825-1855

Authored by: Jessie Mitchell
ISBN (print): 9781921862106
ISBN (online): 9781921862113
Publication date: January 2011

Passionate Histories »

Myth, memory and Indigenous Australia

Edited by: Frances Peters-Little, Ann Curthoys, John Docker
ISBN (print): 9781921666643
ISBN (online): 9781921666650
Publication date: September 2010

Racial Folly »

A Twentieth-Century Aboriginal Family

Authored by: Gordon Briscoe
ISBN (print): 9781921666209
ISBN (online): 9781921666216
Publication date: February 2010

Aboriginal Placenames »

Naming and re-naming the Australian landscape

Edited by: Harold Koch, Luise Hercus
ISBN (print): 9781921666087
ISBN (online): 9781921666094
Publication date: October 2009

The Two Rainbow Serpents Travelling »

Mura track narratives from the ‘Corner Country’

Authored by: Jeremy Beckett, Luise Hercus
ISBN (print): 9781921536922
ISBN (online): 9781921536939
Publication date: September 2009

Indigenous Biography and Autobiography »

Edited by: Peter Read, Frances Peters-Little, Anna Haebich
ISBN (print): 9781921536342
ISBN (online): 9781921536359
Publication date: December 2008

Transgressions »

Critical Australian Indigenous histories

Edited by: Ingereth Macfarlane, Mark Hannah
ISBN (print): 9781921313448
ISBN (online): 9781921313431
Publication date: December 2007

Culture in Translation »

The anthropological legacy of R. H. Mathews

Edited by: Martin Thomas
ISBN (print): 9781921313240
ISBN (online): 9781921313257
Publication date: September 2007

'The Axe Had Never Sounded' »

Place, people and heritage of Recherche Bay, Tasmania

Authored by: John Mulvaney
ISBN (print): 9781921313202
ISBN (online): 9781921313219
Publication date: August 2007

What Good Condition? »

Reflections on an Australian Aboriginal Treaty 1986–2006

Edited by: Peter Read, Gary Meyers, Bob Reece
ISBN (print): 1 920942 90 4
ISBN (online): 1 920942 91 2
Publication date: December 2006