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The Resource Churinga tales : stories of Alchuringa - the Dream-time of the Australian Aborigines, by Erle Wilson ; illustrated by Sally Medworth

Churinga tales : stories of Alchuringa - the Dream-time of the Australian Aborigines, by Erle Wilson ; illustrated by Sally Medworth

Label
Churinga tales : stories of Alchuringa - the Dream-time of the Australian Aborigines
Title
Churinga tales
Title remainder
stories of Alchuringa - the Dream-time of the Australian Aborigines
Statement of responsibility
by Erle Wilson ; illustrated by Sally Medworth
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Awards note
Children's Book of the Year Award, 1951 commended.
Cataloging source
XNLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Erle
Dewey number
398.20994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR365
LC item number
.W5
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Medworth, Sally
Series statement
York series for young children
Series volume
no.5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Folklore
Label
Churinga tales : stories of Alchuringa - the Dream-time of the Australian Aborigines, by Erle Wilson ; illustrated by Sally Medworth
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
Men's cupboard
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginning of languages -- Piya-Bunyayarl and Kinie Ger -- How the earth-people got the red fire -- The story of Cooee, the cuckoo -- Tiree, the wren, and the keen-keeng -- Tharga, the moon, and the lazy goanna -- The story of Wyungare -- The story of Tonack's people
Control code
000004099979
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
94 pages
Governing access note
Restricted – gender specific (men only)
Lccn
51026602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)15077065
Label
Churinga tales : stories of Alchuringa - the Dream-time of the Australian Aborigines, by Erle Wilson ; illustrated by Sally Medworth
Publication
Manufacture
Note
Men's cupboard
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginning of languages -- Piya-Bunyayarl and Kinie Ger -- How the earth-people got the red fire -- The story of Cooee, the cuckoo -- Tiree, the wren, and the keen-keeng -- Tharga, the moon, and the lazy goanna -- The story of Wyungare -- The story of Tonack's people
Control code
000004099979
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
94 pages
Governing access note
Restricted – gender specific (men only)
Lccn
51026602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)15077065

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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