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The Resource Manners and customs of the Aborigines and the state of their relations with Europeans : from Volume II of Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, by Edward John Eyre; with an introduction by Valmai Hankel

Manners and customs of the Aborigines and the state of their relations with Europeans : from Volume II of Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, by Edward John Eyre; with an introduction by Valmai Hankel

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Manners and customs of the Aborigines and the state of their relations with Europeans : from Volume II of Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia
Title
Manners and customs of the Aborigines and the state of their relations with Europeans
Title remainder
from Volume II of Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia
Statement of responsibility
by Edward John Eyre; with an introduction by Valmai Hankel
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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ANL
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1815-1901
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Eyre, Edward John
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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State Library of South Australia
Series statement
Australiana facsimile editions
Series volume
no. 224
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  • Eyre, Edward John
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
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Manners and customs of the Aborigines and the state of their relations with Europeans : from Volume II of Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, by Edward John Eyre; with an introduction by Valmai Hankel
Link
https://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/e/eyre/edward_john/e98m/
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Publication
Note
Cover title: The manners and customs of the Aborigines
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Preliminary remarks -- Unjust opinions generally entertained of the character of the native -- Difficulties and disadvantages he labours under in his relations with Europeans -- Agressions and injuries on the part of the latter in great degree extenuate his crimes -- 2. Physical apperance : Dress -- Character -- Habits of life -- Meetings of tribes -- Wars -- Dances -- Songs -- 3. Food : How procured -- How prepared -- LImitation as to age etc. -- 4. Property in land : Dwellings -- Weapons -- Implements -- Government -- Customs -- Social relations -- Marriage -- Nomenclature -- 5. Ceremonies and superstitions : Forms of burial -- Mourning customs -- Religious ideas -- Empirics etc -- 6. Numbers : Diseases -- Cause of limited population -- Crimes against Europeans -- Amongst themselves -- Treatment of each other in distribution of food etc. -- 7. Language : Dialects -- Customs etc. -- General similarity throughout the continent -- Causes of differences -- Route by which the natives have overspread the country -- 8. Effects of contact with Europeans : Attempts at improvement and civilization -- Account of schools -- Defects of the system -- 9. Suggestions for improvement of system adopted towards the natives -- Explanation of the plates of native ornaments, weapons, implements and works of industry
Control code
000043961300
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition
Extent
xiv, 372 pages
Isbn
9781876154585
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations,
System control number
(OCoLC)317082548
Label
Manners and customs of the Aborigines and the state of their relations with Europeans : from Volume II of Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia, by Edward John Eyre; with an introduction by Valmai Hankel
Link
https://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/e/eyre/edward_john/e98m/
Publication
Note
Cover title: The manners and customs of the Aborigines
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Preliminary remarks -- Unjust opinions generally entertained of the character of the native -- Difficulties and disadvantages he labours under in his relations with Europeans -- Agressions and injuries on the part of the latter in great degree extenuate his crimes -- 2. Physical apperance : Dress -- Character -- Habits of life -- Meetings of tribes -- Wars -- Dances -- Songs -- 3. Food : How procured -- How prepared -- LImitation as to age etc. -- 4. Property in land : Dwellings -- Weapons -- Implements -- Government -- Customs -- Social relations -- Marriage -- Nomenclature -- 5. Ceremonies and superstitions : Forms of burial -- Mourning customs -- Religious ideas -- Empirics etc -- 6. Numbers : Diseases -- Cause of limited population -- Crimes against Europeans -- Amongst themselves -- Treatment of each other in distribution of food etc. -- 7. Language : Dialects -- Customs etc. -- General similarity throughout the continent -- Causes of differences -- Route by which the natives have overspread the country -- 8. Effects of contact with Europeans : Attempts at improvement and civilization -- Account of schools -- Defects of the system -- 9. Suggestions for improvement of system adopted towards the natives -- Explanation of the plates of native ornaments, weapons, implements and works of industry
Control code
000043961300
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition
Extent
xiv, 372 pages
Isbn
9781876154585
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations,
System control number
(OCoLC)317082548

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