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David Stuurman: Chief, resistance fighter, Khoi hero

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Starr, F and Harman, K, David Stuurman: Chief, resistance fighter, Khoi hero, Sydney Living Museums, Hyde Park Barracks Museum, Australia (2017) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

Chief of the Khoi of the Cape of South Africa, David Stuurman (also Steerman/Sherman) was a resistance fighter who had been captured by the British. First incarcerated on the notorious Robben Island, he was transported to New South Wales in 1822 with a life sentence.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:history, Australia
Research Division:History and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical Studies
Research Field:Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Understanding Past Societies
Objective Field:Understanding Australia's Past
UTAS Author:Harman, K (Associate Professor Kristyn Harman)
ID Code:126630
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Office of the School of Creative Arts and Media
Deposited On:2018-06-20
Last Modified:2018-06-20
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