The Resource The Torres group : the natives and their ways

The Torres group : the natives and their ways

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The Torres group : the natives and their ways
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The Torres group : the natives and their ways
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Practice of boring hole in nose cartilage and inserting elaborately carved ornaments; decoration of hair; plan of village - men and women in separate houses; combat over women; types of food; houses described; treatment of illness by magic; drinking of kava; weapons; sex dichotomy of feasts; dances; infanticide; burial customs
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The Torres group : the natives and their ways
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M0050859
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0072948
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The Torres group : the natives and their ways
Publication
Control code
M0050859
System control number
0072948

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    • 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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