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Land of the Rainbow Snake: Aboriginal Children's Stories and Songs From Western Arnhem Land

Catherine H. (Catherine Helen) Berndt, Translator; Djoki Yunupingu, Illustrator
Format
Book
Published
Sydney : Collins, 1979.
Language
English
ISBN
0001843842, 9780001843844
Technical Details

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    a| Berndt, Catherine H. q| (Catherine Helen), d| 1918-1994.
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    a| Land of the Rainbow Snake : b| Aboriginal children's stories and songs from western Arnhem Land / c| arranged and translated by Catherine H. Berndt ; illustrated by Djoki Yunupingu.
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    a| Sydney : b| Collins, c| 1979.
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    a| 96 pages : b| illustrations ; c| 25 cm
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    a| text b| txt 2| rdacontent
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    a| Boys turn into fish, a wild woman and her giant dog look for people to eat, and other wonders occur in these twenty-seven traditional stories from the aborigines of western Arnhem Land, in the Northern Territory of Australia.
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    a| Moon -- Sun -- Tortoise and echidna -- Crow and black cockatoo -- Fish hawk -- Pheasant and kingfisher -- The wild honey man -- Cicada woman -- Blanket lizard -- Boys turning into fish -- Loglog lizard -- Naman-duldja's adventure -- Wuriyari's adventure -- The Namandi's dog -- The stolen child -- The old man and the namarudu -- Nabin-gulou and namarudu -- The whirlpool -- The young man and the namandi -- The wild dog -- Namim-buma and his dog -- The crocodile they couldn't kill -- The python -- The child and the crocodile -- A wild woman -- The clam shell -- The nyalaidj dancers -- Children's songs.
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    a| Legends z| Australia.
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    a| Stories and motifs - Animals. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Birds. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Eagles / hawks / crows. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Crocodiles. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Dingoes / dogs. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Echidnas. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Fish. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Lizards / goannas. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Literature and stories - Juvenile. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Music - Vocal. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Rainbow serpent. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Language - Texts and translations - Aboriginal to non-Aboriginal language. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Stories and motifs - Turtles. 2| aiatsiss
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    a| Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku people (N65) (NT SD53-02) 2| aiatsisl
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    a| Yunupingu, Djoki, e| illustrator.
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