The Resource Among cannibals : an account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, by Carl Lumholtz

Among cannibals : an account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, by Carl Lumholtz

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Among cannibals : an account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland
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Among cannibals
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an account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland
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by Carl Lumholtz
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Summary
Chap.3; Corroboree song, subincision knife from Georgina R., artefacts (W.Qld.); Chap.6; Description of station natives of Herbert R. area; Hunting, tree-climbing, weapons, camps; Chap.9; Distribution of food, method of tree climbing, physical description and habits; Borboby= settlement of inter-group disputes by combat; Menstrual taboo on women, ritual adornment; Chap.10; Physique etc., birth & infanticide, cicatrization, firemaking, gathering honey; Chap.11; Method of cooking & eating eggs; Songs (words & melody in notations); Chap.12; Treatment of women; Martial relations, cannibalism; Huts, clothing, tribal lands and boundaries; Chap.14; Dingoes, diseases and treatment; Chap.15; Daily life in camp, childhood, kinship terms; Chap.16; Mourning; Chap.17; Marriage & elopement Chap.19; Secular dancing; Chap.20; Black police & a murder; Chap.21; Physical anthropology (cranial measurements); Chap.22; Inter-tribal hostility, cannibalism; Chap.23; Burial, belief in spirits & life after death, medicine men, magic; Chap.26; Message sticks; Language notes, short vocab.; Chap.27; Gracemere harpooning dugong; Chap.28-29; Degeneration in contact
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Also available electronically at Internet Archive: http://www.archive.org/details/texts
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1851-1922
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Lumholtz, Carl
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Aboriginal Australians
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Among cannibals : an account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, by Carl Lumholtz
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https://archive.org/details/amongcannibalsa02lumhgoog
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  • Copy 2 donated from Stanner collection
  • Copy 3 donated from ATSIC Library
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M0047011
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xx, 395 p.
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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ill.(some col.), maps, music, ports
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894
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0067509
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Among cannibals : an account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, by Carl Lumholtz
Link
https://archive.org/details/amongcannibalsa02lumhgoog
Publication
Note
  • Copy 2 donated from Stanner collection
  • Copy 3 donated from ATSIC Library
Control code
M0047011
Extent
xx, 395 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill.(some col.), maps, music, ports
Stock number
894
System control number
0067509

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