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what is colonization?
Establishing a new settlement, still connected to home
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What is meant by the term terra nulius?
Land belonging to no one
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Why was this a important legal princible for the colonists?
So they can just take it without paying the locals for land rights
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Who was the first governer of NSW?
Governer Phillip
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What event in History is commemorated by Australia day?
The first landing of the first fleet
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Name one of the Aborigonals captured by Governer Phillip in a attempt to bring peace between the settlers and the Aborigonal people.
Bennolel.
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What was the name of the traditional Aborigonal people of around sydney?
Eora
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What were some measuers taken by Maquarie to reduce conflict between the settlers and the Aborigonals?
black town established
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Who was the leader of the Aboriginal resistance and led a gorilla war lasting more than 20 years?
Pemulway
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