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Well beaten paths : Aborigines of the Herbert Burdekin district, north Queensland : an ethnographic and archaeological study

Author: Helen Brayshaw; James Cook University of North Queensland. History Department.
Publisher: [Townsville, Qld.] : Department of History, James Cook University of North Queensland, ©1990.
Series: Studies in North Queensland history, no. 10.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Social life, customs and material culture of Aborigines at the Herbert River Region and the Burdekin River Region; dwellings; weapons; equipment; diet; patterns of settlement and social, cultural and economic interaction; ceremony and ritual; decoration of artefacts; personal adornment; rock art; rock painting; middens; camps; quarries; holdings of twenty-eight overseas ethnographic collections; holdings of local  Read more...
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Brayshaw, Helen.
Well beaten paths.
[Townsville, Qld.] : Department of History, James Cook University of North Queensland, ©1990
(OCoLC)988328691
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Brayshaw; James Cook University of North Queensland. History Department.
ISBN: 0864433220 9780864433220
OCLC Number: 23267008
Description: xiv, 336 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Studies in North Queensland history, no. 10.
Responsibility: Helen Brayshaw ; foreword by Isabel McBryde.

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Social life, customs and material culture of Aborigines at the Herbert River Region and the Burdekin River Region; dwellings; weapons; equipment; diet; patterns of settlement and social, cultural and economic interaction; ceremony and ritual; decoration of artefacts; personal adornment; rock art; rock painting; middens; camps; quarries; holdings of twenty-eight overseas ethnographic collections; holdings of local Queensland ethnographic collections; excavations; ethnology; antiquities; country of the Giraway, Warungu, Wargamay, Bandyin, Manbarra, Njawaygi and Wulguru of the rainforest and immediately surrounding areas of the north east coast; and coastal groups south of Burdekin include Juru, Gia, Ngaro and Juwibarra; inland groups include Gugu-Badhun, Gudjal, bindal, Yilba, Jangga and Biri.

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