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The Aborigines and Their Country

Charles Pearcy Mountford, Author
Format
Book
Published
[Adelaide] Rigby [1969]
Language
English
Keywords
Northern Coast
Desert People
Water-craft
Arnhem Land
Cave Spirits
Arawaltja Ceremony
Groote Eylandt
Kulama Ceremony
Yam Ceremony
Melville Island
Pukamuni burial ceremony
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    a| The aborigines and their country c| [by] Charles P. Mountford.
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    a| 143 pages (chiefly illustrations) c| 29 cm
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    a| Introduction -- Mythological places of the aborigines -- Trees of the Inland -- Trees of the Northern Coast -- General subjects (in colour) -- The Desert People -- The aborigines of the North coast -- The aborigines in civilization -- Primitive camps and shelters -- Foods of the Northern People -- Foods of the Desert People -- Water-birds as aboriginal food -- The many uses of a wooden dish -- Water-craft -- Art motifs of the Inland -- Cave Spirits of the Arnhem Land Plateau -- The rituals of the Desert -- The Arawaltja Ceremony, Groote Eylandt -- The Kulama Yam Ceremony, Melville Island -- The opening rituals, Melville Island Pukamuni burial ceremony -- The final rituals, Melville Island burial.
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