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The Resource Arnhem Land in colour, Robert Edwards, Bruce Guerin

Arnhem Land in colour, Robert Edwards, Bruce Guerin

Label
Arnhem Land in colour
Title
Arnhem Land in colour
Statement of responsibility
Robert Edwards, Bruce Guerin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
Mainly photographs of Arnhem land; short introduction includes brief mention of Caledon Bay massacre & Woodah Island murders, visits by Dutch explorers & Macassan trepangers; notes on Aboriginal life & culture, religious beliefs, relationship of rock art; plates include rock painting (Wilton River), Noarlangie Rock, excavations at Ingaladdi & rock paintings, cooking of flying foxes, modern Aboriginal life, string figure, water transport (including dugout canoe), Delamere rock paintings, fish spear, Delamere site (brief version of Wardaman Lightning Brothers myth), paintings at Noarlangie (X ray style), rock paintings of Europeans at Innesvale Station
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Edwards, Robert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Guerin, Bruce
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Arnhem Land (N.T.)
Label
Arnhem Land in colour, Robert Edwards, Bruce Guerin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on end papers
Control code
M0055883
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[31] p., [29] p. of col. plates
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780851790848
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
7197
System control number
0079893
Label
Arnhem Land in colour, Robert Edwards, Bruce Guerin
Publication
Note
Maps on end papers
Control code
M0055883
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[31] p., [29] p. of col. plates
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780851790848
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
7197
System control number
0079893

Library Locations

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