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An ethnographic background to Koonalda Cave prehistory, R. V. S. Wright

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An ethnographic background to Koonalda Cave prehistory
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An ethnographic background to Koonalda Cave prehistory
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R. V. S. Wright
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Climate, population figures (1880), extent of Mirning territory, notes on water resources (rock holes, gullies in Hampton Range, coastal dunes, underground lakes, plants), food (lists species of animals & fish, some plants), seasonal aspect of Aboriginal food supplies & economy, flint as economic asset & trade item, quarries; artifacts stone, gum, weapons - spears, spear thrower, boomerangs, clubs & sticks, shields, wooden & bark vessels, clothes, fur string, ochre, pearlshell, fire, art - caves (stencils), trade contact between Eucla & Head of the Bight & north - south; contacts, trading of flint & pearl shell, lack of use of coastal plain, use of deep caves, Pleistocene differences in coast line
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Wright, R. V. S
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An ethnographic background to Koonalda Cave prehistory, R. V. S. Wright
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M0054638
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0078400
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An ethnographic background to Koonalda Cave prehistory, R. V. S. Wright
Control code
M0054638
Stock number
7423
System control number
0078400

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