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The Resource Bush time : station time : Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker reminiscences of eighty years / as told to Bruce Shaw

Bush time : station time : Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker reminiscences of eighty years / as told to Bruce Shaw

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Bush time : station time : Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker reminiscences of eighty years / as told to Bruce Shaw
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Bush time : station time : Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker reminiscences of eighty years / as told to Bruce Shaw
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Autobiographical accounts by Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker; reminiscences of traditional and station life; hunting, death rituals, initiation, devil myths, marriage, sorcery and inter-tribal conflict; contact history - Captain Cook myth; station work; brief notes on effects of World War II; leprosy and blindness; perceptions of alcohol abuse, intermarriage, work and Aboriginal Law; includes poem Johnny Walker-oh by Mary Durak, chronological table and glossary of colloquialisms and Kriol words
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1941-
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Shaw, Bruce
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  • d. 1984
  • ca.1901-1980
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  • Boyoi, Waddi
  • Walker, Johnny
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Bush time : station time : Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker reminiscences of eighty years / as told to Bruce Shaw
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Bibliography; p. 199-204; Includes index
Control code
M0010476
Extent
222 p.; ill., map, ports.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780868032221
Stock number
09356b
System control number
0008256
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Bush time : station time : Waddi Boyoi and Johnny Walker reminiscences of eighty years / as told to Bruce Shaw
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 199-204; Includes index
Control code
M0010476
Extent
222 p.; ill., map, ports.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780868032221
Stock number
09356b
System control number
0008256

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