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Hunters and collectors : the antiquarian imagination in Australia / Tom Griffiths

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Hunters and collectors : the antiquarian imagination in Australia / Tom Griffiths
Title
Hunters and collectors : the antiquarian imagination in Australia / Tom Griffiths
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Summary
Biographical sketches of amateur scientists and humanists and their influence on popular perceptions of nature and the past; rise of the heritage movement; restoration of Aboriginal sites and artefacts; changing role of museums; environmental conflicts; includes accounts of the collecting of Aboriginal remains and artefacts; stone tools; radiocarbon dating; concept of wilderness; archaeologists; historians; cultural history; institutionalisation of the past; perceptions of Aboriginal peoples and culture
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1957-
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Griffiths, Tom
Series statement
Studies in Australian history
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Hunters and collectors : the antiquarian imagination in Australia / Tom Griffiths
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Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 363-402; includes index
Control code
M0014816
Extent
xiv, 416 p.; ill., maps, ports.
Isbn
9780521482813
Stock number
10945b
System control number
0012664
Label
Hunters and collectors : the antiquarian imagination in Australia / Tom Griffiths
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 363-402; includes index
Control code
M0014816
Extent
xiv, 416 p.; ill., maps, ports.
Isbn
9780521482813
Stock number
10945b
System control number
0012664

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