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Brown men and red sand; journeyings in wild Australia.

Author: Charles P Mountford
Publisher: New York, Praeger [1952]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Musgrave, Mann, Tomkinson Ranges, Mount Olga and Mount Connor, Ayers Rock; Bidjandjadjara childrens games, secular dances; initiation; Dreamtime legends; magic & medicine men; Ayers Rock legends and paintings; Big Sunday; burial ritual; games; hunting and cooking; distribution of food; rainmaking ritual; legends and cosmogony; conception beliefs.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976.
Brown men and red sand.
New York, Praeger [1952]
(OCoLC)555702115
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles P Mountford
OCLC Number: 298939
Description: 184 pages illustrations 22 cm

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Musgrave, Mann, Tomkinson Ranges, Mount Olga and Mount Connor, Ayers Rock; Bidjandjadjara childrens games, secular dances; initiation; Dreamtime legends; magic & medicine men; Ayers Rock legends and paintings; Big Sunday; burial ritual; games; hunting and cooking; distribution of food; rainmaking ritual; legends and cosmogony; conception beliefs.

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