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Astronomy and the Dreaming : the astronomy of the Aboriginal Australians, Roslynn D. Haynes

Label
Astronomy and the Dreaming : the astronomy of the Aboriginal Australians
Title
Astronomy and the Dreaming
Title remainder
the astronomy of the Aboriginal Australians
Statement of responsibility
Roslynn D. Haynes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Is part of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Haynes, Roslynn
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Astronomy, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Astronomy and the Dreaming : the astronomy of the Aboriginal Australians, Roslynn D. Haynes
Link
http://www.emudreaming.com/literature/Haynes2000.pdf
Instantiates
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages 88-89
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discusses Aboriginal mythology and cosmology associated with celestial phenomena; describing in some detail stories from the Tiwi Islands and Arnhem Land associated with the sun and moon, Milky Way, Venus, Canopus, Coma Berenices, Orion and the Pleiades, The Magellanic Clouds, Scorpius, eclipses, meteors, comets and aurora australis; concludes with an outline of the main differences between Aboriginal and Western astronomy
Extent
pages 53-90
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Astronomy and the Dreaming : the astronomy of the Aboriginal Australians, Roslynn D. Haynes
Link
http://www.emudreaming.com/literature/Haynes2000.pdf
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : pages 88-89
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discusses Aboriginal mythology and cosmology associated with celestial phenomena; describing in some detail stories from the Tiwi Islands and Arnhem Land associated with the sun and moon, Milky Way, Venus, Canopus, Coma Berenices, Orion and the Pleiades, The Magellanic Clouds, Scorpius, eclipses, meteors, comets and aurora australis; concludes with an outline of the main differences between Aboriginal and Western astronomy
Extent
pages 53-90
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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