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The Resource Discovering Aboriginal plant use : journeys of an Australian anthropologist, Philip A Clarke

Discovering Aboriginal plant use : journeys of an Australian anthropologist, Philip A Clarke

Label
Discovering Aboriginal plant use : journeys of an Australian anthropologist
Title
Discovering Aboriginal plant use
Title remainder
journeys of an Australian anthropologist
Statement of responsibility
Philip A Clarke
Title variation
Discovering Aboriginal plant use
Title variation remainder
the journeys of an Australian anthropologist
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Philip A
Dewey number
333.953
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clarke, Philip A
  • Cameron-Bonney, Lola
  • Crombie, Linda
  • Human-plant relationships
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Ethnobotany
  • Plants, Useful
  • Eremophila (Plants)
  • Erythrina
  • Capparis
  • Nymphaea
  • Medicinal plants
Target audience
adult
Label
Discovering Aboriginal plant use : journeys of an Australian anthropologist, Philip A Clarke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • cri
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part 1 : Southeastern Australia: Adelaide Plains : the museum crypt; The value of collections; Fibrous bullrushes; Yam-daisies as a staple food -- The lower Murray : missions and spirit beings; Beyond the mission; Sedges for making artefacts; Flax-lilies for medicine and string -- Southeast of South Australia and Southwestern Victoria : south of the Coorong; East of the Glenelg River; Muntrie : a food for the future; Grasstrees: multipurpose plants -- Part 2: Arid interiors: Eastern Central Australia: Northern Flinders Ranges; Cooper Creek and the Diamantina River; Western New South Wales; The river red gum; Pituri and tobacco: narcotics -- Western Desert: Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara lands; The Northern Goldfields; Great Victoria Desert; Eremophila: strong medicine; Spinifex for "bush araldite" -- The northern deserts : the Centre; Across the Tropic of Capricorn; The batwing coral tree: soft timber and hard beans; Wild capers and related fruits -- Part 3: Monsoonal northern regions : across the dry monsoonal tropics : The Kimberley; Cape York Peninsula; Timor-Leste; Beach hibiscus for fibre; Yams and people -- Western Top End: Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks; South Goulburn Island; Daly River; Northern ironwood : a most useful tree; Cycad nuts: treacherous -- Arnhem land: Blue Mud Bay; Maningrida in Central Arnhem Land; Numbulwar and Ngukurr; Waterlilies as food; The sacred lotus
Control code
000052741008
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781925078220
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)876158674
Label
Discovering Aboriginal plant use : journeys of an Australian anthropologist, Philip A Clarke
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • cri
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Part 1 : Southeastern Australia: Adelaide Plains : the museum crypt; The value of collections; Fibrous bullrushes; Yam-daisies as a staple food -- The lower Murray : missions and spirit beings; Beyond the mission; Sedges for making artefacts; Flax-lilies for medicine and string -- Southeast of South Australia and Southwestern Victoria : south of the Coorong; East of the Glenelg River; Muntrie : a food for the future; Grasstrees: multipurpose plants -- Part 2: Arid interiors: Eastern Central Australia: Northern Flinders Ranges; Cooper Creek and the Diamantina River; Western New South Wales; The river red gum; Pituri and tobacco: narcotics -- Western Desert: Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara lands; The Northern Goldfields; Great Victoria Desert; Eremophila: strong medicine; Spinifex for "bush araldite" -- The northern deserts : the Centre; Across the Tropic of Capricorn; The batwing coral tree: soft timber and hard beans; Wild capers and related fruits -- Part 3: Monsoonal northern regions : across the dry monsoonal tropics : The Kimberley; Cape York Peninsula; Timor-Leste; Beach hibiscus for fibre; Yams and people -- Western Top End: Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks; South Goulburn Island; Daly River; Northern ironwood : a most useful tree; Cycad nuts: treacherous -- Arnhem land: Blue Mud Bay; Maningrida in Central Arnhem Land; Numbulwar and Ngukurr; Waterlilies as food; The sacred lotus
Control code
000052741008
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781925078220
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)876158674

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