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Children of the wilderness

Author: Donald F Thomson
Publisher: South Yarra, Vic. : Currey O'Neil, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Photographs from Cape York, Arnhem Land and Lake Mackay area include details of subsistence, technology and ritual such as spears and spearthrower, digging sticks, fibre and shell containers, nets, watercraft, toys, string game, ornaments, fishing; mainly Wik Monkan, Wik Alkan, Ompela, Yintjinnga, Arrawiya, Warramirri, Wanguri, Tjapu, Bindibu, people; Wongo of Caledon Bay featured.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomson, Donald F. (Donald Fergusson), 1901-1970.
Children of the wilderness.
South Yarra, Vic. : Currey O'Neil, 1983
(OCoLC)760711351
Named Person: Wonggu.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald F Thomson
ISBN: 085902329X 9780859023290
OCLC Number: 11158408
Description: x, 85 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 x 26 cm
Responsibility: Donald Thomson.

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Photographs from Cape York, Arnhem Land and Lake Mackay area include details of subsistence, technology and ritual such as spears and spearthrower, digging sticks, fibre and shell containers, nets, watercraft, toys, string game, ornaments, fishing; mainly Wik Monkan, Wik Alkan, Ompela, Yintjinnga, Arrawiya, Warramirri, Wanguri, Tjapu, Bindibu, people; Wongo of Caledon Bay featured.

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