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Burial ceremonies and disposal of the dead

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Burial ceremonies and disposal of the dead
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Burial ceremonies and disposal of the dead
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Covers Pennefather, Mitchell, Nassau, Staaten River areas, Princess Charlotte Bay, Cape Bedford, Bloomfield, Tully, Russell River, Burke, Cloncurry, Upper Georgina River, Rockhampton, Keppel Island, Brisbane; deals with burial, cannibalism, inquests, divination for vengeance; mourning, cremation, tree-platform burial, notes on mummification; plastering of head and cutting skin of mourners; mutilation & skinning of corpse; account of disposal of the dead by Koko-Yimidir woman (with literal & free translation)
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1861?-1933
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Roth, Walter Edmund
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Burial ceremonies and disposal of the dead
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Control code
M0051181
System control number
0073377
Label
Burial ceremonies and disposal of the dead
Publication
Control code
M0051181
System control number
0073377

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