The Other Side of the Frontier

Subtitled “Aboriginal resistance to the European invasion of Australia”, Henry Reynolds’ now-classic The Other Side of the Frontier has changed the way we understand the history of relations between European settlers and Indigenous Australians.  Finally, an attempt and recording an alternate perspective of history, the perspective of the first Australians, had been made.  Originally published in 1981, it is still controversial for some in parts, and it stands the test of time.   Continue reading