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A visit to the Indian Archipelago, in H.M. ship Meander..

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A visit to the Indian Archipelago, in H.M. ship Meander..
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A visit to the Indian Archipelago, in H.M. ship Meander..
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v.2; Port Essington area, settlement established 1838; 5 tribes in area Coburg Peninsula, encampment, corroboree, canibalism, physical description, body scarification, tooth avulsion, tribal migration; habit of swallowing balls of clay when hungry; shelters; intelligence praised, contact with Macassans & Europeans, clothing, economic life, social organization, marriage, infanticide, womens place, dancing & singing, didjeridoo; native etiquette, revenge, punishment of murder, generosity, food, wild honey collecting, hunting kangaroo, birds, fish; mutual dislike of Malays; mortuary rites, method of burial for enemies; smoke signalling, canoes; p.221-222; Extract from O. Stanleys journal of native village & ornamentation of natives off Barrier Reef coast; early contact
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Vol. 2 also available electronically at Google Books: http://books.google.com/
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1809-1904
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Keppel, Henry
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1811-1850
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Stanley, Owen
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Meander (Ship)
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A visit to the Indian Archipelago, in H.M. ship Meander..
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http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0048642.pdf
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M0048642
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2 v.
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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2924-5
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0069641
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A visit to the Indian Archipelago, in H.M. ship Meander..
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http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/catalogue_resources/m0048642.pdf
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M0048642
Extent
2 v.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
2924-5
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0069641

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