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The Resource Tales from the Aborigines, by W. E. (Bill) Harney

Tales from the Aborigines, by W. E. (Bill) Harney

Label
Tales from the Aborigines
Title
Tales from the Aborigines
Statement of responsibility
by W. E. (Bill) Harney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories from traditional storytellers about Pleiades, ancestral heroes, Wardaman stories of Lightning Brothers; Pitjantjatjara origins of Katatjuta; Wardaman and Mudburra stories of evil spirits; the Wulgaru; cautionary tales for children about disobeying the law from Wogait, Gagadju, Tiwi, Mara, Uwaidja, Ngalakan and Ngalkban storytellers; post contact stories of survival of Pong-Pongi family; conflict between Aboriginal and European law relating to family relationships; work of trackers; Uluru sacred sites
Cataloging source
LC
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1895-1962
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harney, W. E.
Dewey number
398.2/0994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR365
LC item number
.H35 1970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Tales from the Aborigines, by W. E. (Bill) Harney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Seal books
Control code
000000226984
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
189 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780851792170
Lccn
77558398
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
(OCoLC)143140
Label
Tales from the Aborigines, by W. E. (Bill) Harney
Publication
Note
Seal books
Control code
000000226984
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
189 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780851792170
Lccn
77558398
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
(OCoLC)143140

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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