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The Resource The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina, as seen by Peter Beveridge

The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina, as seen by Peter Beveridge

Label
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina
Title
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina
Statement of responsibility
as seen by Peter Beveridge
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brief notes on leadership; diseases and ways of healing; kinds of food; marital and sexual relationships; the use of women; cannibalism; cooking places; burial and mourning ceremonies; recreational activities; the making and uses of weapons and canoes; the uses and kinds of fibres; ways of catching fish and ducks; religious concepts and magic; construction of huts; crime and justice; value of native dogs; concepts of geography and astronomy; division of the year; concept of numbers; songs and corroberies; firemaking; tattooing; making of opossum cloaks; native mills; legends of courtenie (native companion) and kurwie (emu) and of the ogre Ngarou; magicians (Bangals); messengers (Ngallow Wattows); general linguistics information; vocabulary; Watty Watty and Litchoo Litchoo tribes; Published posthumously
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Aboriginal studies series;
Series volume
no. 2
Label
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina, as seen by Peter Beveridge
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations by Richard Shepherd
  • See Also: RB B571.41/A1 Originally published: M.L. Hutchison, 1889
Control code
000043237110
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 221 p.
Isbn
9781920753085
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Aborigines of Victoria and Riverina, as seen by Peter Beveridge
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations by Richard Shepherd
  • See Also: RB B571.41/A1 Originally published: M.L. Hutchison, 1889
Control code
000043237110
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 221 p.
Isbn
9781920753085
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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