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The Resource Jaru plants and animals : Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the south-east Kimberley and western Top End, north Australia, Bonnie Deegan...[et al.]

Jaru plants and animals : Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the south-east Kimberley and western Top End, north Australia, Bonnie Deegan...[et al.]

Label
Jaru plants and animals : Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the south-east Kimberley and western Top End, north Australia
Title
Jaru plants and animals
Title remainder
Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the south-east Kimberley and western Top End, north Australia
Statement of responsibility
Bonnie Deegan...[et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kimberley Language Resource Centre
  • Northern Territory
  • Deegan, Bonnie
Series statement
Northern Territory botanical bulletin,
Series volume
no. 36
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jaru (Australian people)
  • Jaru (Australian people)
  • Plants, Useful
Label
Jaru plants and animals : Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the south-east Kimberley and western Top End, north Australia, Bonnie Deegan...[et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Bonnie Deegan, Barbara Sturt, Doris Ryder, May Butcher, Stan Brumby, Gracie Long, Nora Nagarra Badngarri, Jack Lannigan, Joe Blythe and Glenn Wightman"
Contents
Introduction: background; Regional setting; Flora of Jaru country; Jaru language; Jaru terms for common implements and tools -- Fieldwork and biological knowledge recording : climate of Jaru country; Jaru seasons -- Jaru country, Jaru people and field work photographs -- Jaru plant names and uses : trees and shrubs; cycads, palms and pandanus; herbs (small plants that do not have woody stems); mistletoes and orchid; climbers and vines; grasses and grass-like plants; lilies and water plants; mangroves and saltwater plants; yams; introduced plants -- Jaru animal names and uses: birds; fish; freshwater animals; frogs; reptiles; mammals; insects; other animals (invertebrates); feral and introduced animals -- Discussion : categorisation of Jaru plant use; categorisation of Jaru animal use -- Index of Jaru plant and animal names -- Jaru language sounds and how to make them
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
188 p.
Isbn
9781921519741
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, col. ports,
Label
Jaru plants and animals : Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the south-east Kimberley and western Top End, north Australia, Bonnie Deegan...[et al.]
Publication
Note
"Bonnie Deegan, Barbara Sturt, Doris Ryder, May Butcher, Stan Brumby, Gracie Long, Nora Nagarra Badngarri, Jack Lannigan, Joe Blythe and Glenn Wightman"
Contents
Introduction: background; Regional setting; Flora of Jaru country; Jaru language; Jaru terms for common implements and tools -- Fieldwork and biological knowledge recording : climate of Jaru country; Jaru seasons -- Jaru country, Jaru people and field work photographs -- Jaru plant names and uses : trees and shrubs; cycads, palms and pandanus; herbs (small plants that do not have woody stems); mistletoes and orchid; climbers and vines; grasses and grass-like plants; lilies and water plants; mangroves and saltwater plants; yams; introduced plants -- Jaru animal names and uses: birds; fish; freshwater animals; frogs; reptiles; mammals; insects; other animals (invertebrates); feral and introduced animals -- Discussion : categorisation of Jaru plant use; categorisation of Jaru animal use -- Index of Jaru plant and animal names -- Jaru language sounds and how to make them
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
188 p.
Isbn
9781921519741
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, col. ports,

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