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The Aborigines of Australia : being personal recollections of those tribes which once inhabited the Adelaide plains of South Australia

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The Aborigines of Australia : being personal recollections of those tribes which once inhabited the Adelaide plains of South Australia
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The Aborigines of Australia : being personal recollections of those tribes which once inhabited the Adelaide plains of South Australia
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Reminiscences of tribes in Adelaide region in 1840s; custom of rubbing fat over body; physical appearance of Murray River blacks; beliefs of Adelaide tribes; weapons described; climbing of trees; intertribal fight described; marriage; hunting and cooking; use and manufacture of nets; ornaments; treatment of illness; firemaking; shelters; corroboree briefly outlined; burial described; language - vocabulary of approximately 350 words; brief discussion by Mann and Trebeck (q.v.)
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The Aborigines of Australia : being personal recollections of those tribes which once inhabited the Adelaide plains of South Australia
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http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42720604#page/508/mode/1up
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M0048166
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0068986
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The Aborigines of Australia : being personal recollections of those tribes which once inhabited the Adelaide plains of South Australia
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http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42720604#page/508/mode/1up
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M0048166
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0068986

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