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The Resource Kimberley people : stone age bushmen of today, J. R .B. Love ; additional text by D.M. Welch with photographs by J. R. B. Love, H. R. Balfour ... [et al]. ; compiled and published by David M. Welch

Kimberley people : stone age bushmen of today, J. R .B. Love ; additional text by D.M. Welch with photographs by J. R. B. Love, H. R. Balfour ... [et al]. ; compiled and published by David M. Welch

Label
Kimberley people : stone age bushmen of today
Title
Kimberley people
Title remainder
stone age bushmen of today
Statement of responsibility
J. R .B. Love ; additional text by D.M. Welch with photographs by J. R. B. Love, H. R. Balfour ... [et al]. ; compiled and published by David M. Welch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of first contacts with Worora people; description of Glenelg River paintings and reasons for re-painting; comments on Wondjunas - horde names for Wondjunas; tribal organization, ill-treatment of wives; details of foods, hunting, cooking; relationship gestures, avoidance, punishment for adultery; womens duties; the horde-marriage rules, infanticide, childbirth, childhood, personal names, circumcision, cicatrization, folk-tale, cannibalism; death and funeral rites, mourning; Black law v white law; child conceived in dreams, naming; messages and messengers; use of fire; sickness and treatment, old age; dancing and mimicry; types of canoes; native tobacco; tools, utensils, manufacture of spear points; laws and conflict; linguistic information, includes grammar outlines; notes on early visits by Malay trepangers; initiation rite in detail; etiquette of visitors (Wunambal, Kambre, Kwini and Miwa); general beliefs
Member of
Cataloging source
ANL
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Love, J. R. B.
Dewey number
305.8991509414
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1955-
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  • Welch, David
  • Balfour, H. R
Series statement
Australian Aboriginal culture series
Series volume
6
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  • Love, J. R. B.
  • Tjangaloli
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Worora (Australian people)
Label
Kimberley people : stone age bushmen of today, J. R .B. Love ; additional text by D.M. Welch with photographs by J. R. B. Love, H. R. Balfour ... [et al]. ; compiled and published by David M. Welch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: Stone-age bushmen of today : life and adventure among a tribe of savages in North-Western Australia. London : Blackie & Son, 1936
  • Includes biography of J.R.B. Love (p. 264-269)
  • See also original edition at RB L897.28/S1
  • Held in Men's Cupboard - contains gender restricted material
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000044462077
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 276 p.
Isbn
9780977503568
Other physical details
ill., (some col.) ports. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)423341971
Label
Kimberley people : stone age bushmen of today, J. R .B. Love ; additional text by D.M. Welch with photographs by J. R. B. Love, H. R. Balfour ... [et al]. ; compiled and published by David M. Welch
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: Stone-age bushmen of today : life and adventure among a tribe of savages in North-Western Australia. London : Blackie & Son, 1936
  • Includes biography of J.R.B. Love (p. 264-269)
  • See also original edition at RB L897.28/S1
  • Held in Men's Cupboard - contains gender restricted material
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000044462077
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 276 p.
Isbn
9780977503568
Other physical details
ill., (some col.) ports. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)423341971

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