The Resource Australia : land, people, mission, [translated by I. Danaher]

Australia : land, people, mission, [translated by I. Danaher]

Label
Australia : land, people, mission
Title
Australia
Title remainder
land, people, mission
Statement of responsibility
[translated by I. Danaher]
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Summary
See German ed. for annotation
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Walter, Georg
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Danaher, Inge
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  • Droste, Wilhelm
  • Scherzinger, Albert
  • Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)
  • Nyulnyul (Australian people)
  • Nyulnyul (Australian people)
Label
Australia : land, people, mission, [translated by I. Danaher]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • See also original German edition held in Rare Books at RB W232.18/A1
  • First published in German, Limburg, Pallottine Society, 1928
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: Country and people -- The land : expeditions; the country; climate; irrigation; flora; fauna -- The Aborigines: their relationship with the white population; Racial characteristics; Body decorations; Weapons and tools; Hunting and fishing; Lost in the bush; Bush telegraphy; Dances; Circumcision - initiation into manhood; Traits of character; Economic and social institutions: family life; The child among the Aborigines; Magic healing and witch doctors; Symbolic sorcery; Death ritual; Religion and philosophy of life; Aboriginal languages -- White Australia : History of the Commonwealth; Australian population: German; Social conditions; Education; Freemasonry; Religious denominations; The growth of the Catholic Church in Australia; Farming and grazing; Mining and industry; Pearling; Trade and transport; Banks and finance; The Constitution and political situation -- Part 2 : Mission: Brief historical outline : non-Catholic missions; Catholic missions; Correct mission method -- Mission in Beagle Bay: Foundation; Work commences in Beagle Bay; Interruption of mission work; First Pallottines in Australia; Adoption of the mission by Limburg; Coastal explorations; Expectations dashed; Important visitor: arrival of the second expedition; Foundation in the south; Royal Commission; Visit of a German professor; Sisters in Beagle Bay; Fund raising trip to the east; Children of Mary; Lombadina; Sinking of the "Pius"; Beagle Bay during the war; Apostolic delegate in Beagle Bay; Extension of the Apostolic Vicariate; The mission in 1928; Aspirations - future prospects -- Epilogue: Control of the Vicariate
Control code
M0039912
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
228 pages
Governing access note
Contains gender restricted material
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Stock number
6799b
System control number
0064074
Label
Australia : land, people, mission, [translated by I. Danaher]
Publication
Note
  • See also original German edition held in Rare Books at RB W232.18/A1
  • First published in German, Limburg, Pallottine Society, 1928
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: Country and people -- The land : expeditions; the country; climate; irrigation; flora; fauna -- The Aborigines: their relationship with the white population; Racial characteristics; Body decorations; Weapons and tools; Hunting and fishing; Lost in the bush; Bush telegraphy; Dances; Circumcision - initiation into manhood; Traits of character; Economic and social institutions: family life; The child among the Aborigines; Magic healing and witch doctors; Symbolic sorcery; Death ritual; Religion and philosophy of life; Aboriginal languages -- White Australia : History of the Commonwealth; Australian population: German; Social conditions; Education; Freemasonry; Religious denominations; The growth of the Catholic Church in Australia; Farming and grazing; Mining and industry; Pearling; Trade and transport; Banks and finance; The Constitution and political situation -- Part 2 : Mission: Brief historical outline : non-Catholic missions; Catholic missions; Correct mission method -- Mission in Beagle Bay: Foundation; Work commences in Beagle Bay; Interruption of mission work; First Pallottines in Australia; Adoption of the mission by Limburg; Coastal explorations; Expectations dashed; Important visitor: arrival of the second expedition; Foundation in the south; Royal Commission; Visit of a German professor; Sisters in Beagle Bay; Fund raising trip to the east; Children of Mary; Lombadina; Sinking of the "Pius"; Beagle Bay during the war; Apostolic delegate in Beagle Bay; Extension of the Apostolic Vicariate; The mission in 1928; Aspirations - future prospects -- Epilogue: Control of the Vicariate
Control code
M0039912
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
228 pages
Governing access note
Contains gender restricted material
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Stock number
6799b
System control number
0064074

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