The Resource A journey to heaven: : Burrumarra's return Gulirra, Ian S. McIntosh

A journey to heaven: : Burrumarra's return Gulirra, Ian S. McIntosh

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A journey to heaven: : Burrumarra's return Gulirra
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A journey to heaven:
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Burrumarra's return Gulirra
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Ian S. McIntosh
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eng
Summary
This article covers the events and discussions surrounding Aboriginal elder David Burrumarra's return to 'Gulirra', Truant Island, in order to die there and addresses the differences between the mythic power of the place and its reality; includes references to Macassan Islamic influences on Yolngu culture and language; whale myth
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1957-
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McIntosh, Ian S.
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non fiction
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Burrumarra, David
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A journey to heaven: : Burrumarra's return Gulirra, Ian S. McIntosh
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A journey to heaven: : Burrumarra's return Gulirra, Ian S. McIntosh
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