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Author: Charles H Holmes
Publisher: London:Hutchinson, 1933.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Popular account of tour of Australia; p.19-21; Nullarbor Plain - early Pitjintjaras food hunting; p.34-38; Dom Rosendo Salvado 1846, New Norcia, brief account of mission, compound, school; p.86-88; Mary River didgeree-doo playing, method of killing geese; p.122-123; Arnhem Land natives reaction to first plane; p.126-127; Dug-out canoes, dugong hunting near Limmen River, p.133-149; Arunta camp, corroboree, 2 lines  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles H Holmes
OCLC Number: 1011129207
Notes: Pls.; maps as endpapers.
Event notes: [1933].
Description: 254 pages

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Popular account of tour of Australia; p.19-21; Nullarbor Plain - early Pitjintjaras food hunting; p.34-38; Dom Rosendo Salvado 1846, New Norcia, brief account of mission, compound, school; p.86-88; Mary River didgeree-doo playing, method of killing geese; p.122-123; Arnhem Land natives reaction to first plane; p.126-127; Dug-out canoes, dugong hunting near Limmen River, p.133-149; Arunta camp, corroboree, 2 lines song physical description, demonstration of spears & boomerang throwing, initiation, economic life, type of food, burial, death, sky gods & evil; spirits, effects of white contact; p.207- 208; Turtle hunting Lindeman Island.

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