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The Resource The Salvado memoirs : historical memoirs of Australia and particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives, by Dom Rosendo Salvado ; translated and edited by E.J. Stormon

The Salvado memoirs : historical memoirs of Australia and particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives, by Dom Rosendo Salvado ; translated and edited by E.J. Stormon

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The Salvado memoirs : historical memoirs of Australia and particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives
Title
The Salvado memoirs
Title remainder
historical memoirs of Australia and particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives
Statement of responsibility
by Dom Rosendo Salvado ; translated and edited by E.J. Stormon
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Subject
Summary
First published in Italian in 1851; account of first contact with Aborigines and abortive attempts to found missions; fighting among Aborigines; foundation of New Norcia; place of Aborigines among races of the world; religious beliefs; language (with vocabulary list of two dialects at New Norcia); music; social organization; body ornamentation; Material culture especially weapons; hunting methods and native foods (plant, insect, etc.); native medicine and sorcery; [Tribes are Juet and Balardong identified in an Appendix by R.M. Berndt q.v. for annotation]
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1814-1900
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  • Stormon, Edward James
  • Salvado, Rosendo
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  • Salvado, Rosendo
  • Benedictines
  • New Norcia Benedictine Aborignal Mission of Western Australia
  • Aboriginal Australians
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The Salvado memoirs : historical memoirs of Australia and particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives, by Dom Rosendo Salvado ; translated and edited by E.J. Stormon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index and bibliographic references
Control code
M0063876
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 300 p., [6] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3: Donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780855641146
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Stock number
3971b
System control number
0088694
Label
The Salvado memoirs : historical memoirs of Australia and particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives, by Dom Rosendo Salvado ; translated and edited by E.J. Stormon
Publication
Note
Includes index and bibliographic references
Control code
M0063876
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 300 p., [6] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3: Donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780855641146
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Stock number
3971b
System control number
0088694

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