The Resource The Tree dwellers of the Arufura swamps : a new type of bark canoe from central Arnhem Land

The Tree dwellers of the Arufura swamps : a new type of bark canoe from central Arnhem Land

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The Tree dwellers of the Arufura swamps : a new type of bark canoe from central Arnhem Land
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The Tree dwellers of the Arufura swamps : a new type of bark canoe from central Arnhem Land
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Fieldwork 1937, Glyde R. area; Construction of houses (beehive shaped) and also platform dwellings where natives sleep & cook during goosehunting season; Smoke fires lit underneath to drive away mosquitoes; Detailed description of making & using special type canoe to use in swamplands when hunting geese; Methods of protection from mosquitoes; Method of catching and cooking geese and eggs; Work of women when men on hunting expedition
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1901-1970
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Thomson, Donald F.
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The Tree dwellers of the Arufura swamps : a new type of bark canoe from central Arnhem Land
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M0052892
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0075838
Label
The Tree dwellers of the Arufura swamps : a new type of bark canoe from central Arnhem Land
Publication
Control code
M0052892
System control number
0075838

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