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A description of the Aboriginal archaeological sites in Tasmania

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A description of the Aboriginal archaeological sites in Tasmania
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A description of the Aboriginal archaeological sites in Tasmania
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Rock carvings - from Port Davey to Devonport (Trial Harbour, Greens Ck., Mt. Cameron West, Devonport, Three Hummock Is., Port Davey), technique, stone material, motifs, notes similarity of signs on bark recorded by Peron at Maria Is., stencilled hands; on upper Derwent R.; occupation sites - coastal shell middens of west & north-west (mammal bones, flaking floors, hearths, house-pit depressions, West Point - cremations, coast between Rocky Cape & Table Cape, between Sandy Cape & Trial Harbour, Sloop Point), east coast -; shell middens, open inland camp, stone quarry, ecological relationship between sites & waterways (Lake Leake, Tooms Lake, Central Plateau), composition of middens (Little Swanport R., Carlton estuary), carbon dates for comparison with Rocky Cape; midden; quarries - Great Lake, edge of Great Oyster Bay, Bothwell, St. Peters Pass, Devonport; north-east, fur seal bones may reflect relationship to north-west; Map shows locations of sites
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1945-
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Lourandos, Harry
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A description of the Aboriginal archaeological sites in Tasmania
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M0046928
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0067397
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A description of the Aboriginal archaeological sites in Tasmania
Publication
Control code
M0046928
System control number
0067397

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