The Resource A Wonguri-Mandzikai song cycle of the moon bone

A Wonguri-Mandzikai song cycle of the moon bone

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A Wonguri-Mandzikai song cycle of the moon bone
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A Wonguri-Mandzikai song cycle of the moon bone
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Theme related to region in Arnhem Bay towards the Napier Peninsula belonging to the Wonguri linguistic group of the Mandzikai clan; dialect of songs is Wonguri-Mata; what is known locally as the Wulamba tribe; this is a secular version of some sacred songs which are incorporated in the cycle for the age grading ceremonies; myth is viewed in retrospect; story and translation (field work 1946-47)
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1916-1990
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Berndt, Ronald M.
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A Wonguri-Mandzikai song cycle of the moon bone
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M0033293
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0056742
Label
A Wonguri-Mandzikai song cycle of the moon bone
Publication
Control code
M0033293
System control number
0056742

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