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Before the Invasion; Before the Invasion, Aboriginal Life to 1788: Aboriginal Life to 1788

Colin Bourke, Author; Colin Johnson , Author
Format
Book
Published
Melbourne : Oxford University Press, 1981, ©1980.
Language
English
ISBN
0195505859, 9780195505856
Keywords
Isabel White
Mudrooroo
Weapons and tools
Canoes
Families and Groups
Death and Mourning
Cave and Rock art
Ceremonies
Songs and Stories
Health and Medicine
Laws
Bark Painting
Trade
Technical Details

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    a| Melbourne : b| Oxford University Press, c| 1981, ©1980.
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    a| 112 pages : b| illustrations (some color), diagrams, maps ; c| 21 x 23 cm
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    a| Includes index.
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    a| Story of the Rainbow Serpent - Carbon dating - The land & the people - Shelter & clothing - Water & food - Hunting - Weapons - Women's tools and possessions - Boomerangs - Aboriginal religion - Dreaming - Dreamtime - Uluru (Ayers Rock) and its sacred meaning - Totems - Aboriginal families & groups - Childhood - Games - Rites of passage for women & men - Death & mourning - Herbal medicine - Aboriginal law - Languages - Ceremonies - Body painting - Songs & stories - Cave & rock paintings - Bark paintings - Trade.
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    a| Mudrooroo, d| 1938- e| author.

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