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The Resource The Unambal : a tribe in northwest Australia, Andreas Lommel ; primary English translation by Dr Ian Campbell

The Unambal : a tribe in northwest Australia, Andreas Lommel ; primary English translation by Dr Ian Campbell

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The Unambal : a tribe in northwest Australia
Title
The Unambal
Title remainder
a tribe in northwest Australia
Statement of responsibility
Andreas Lommel ; primary English translation by Dr Ian Campbell
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An overview of Doctor Andreas Lommel's (member of the Frobenius Institute in Frankfurt/Main) studies in 1938 of the Unambal Aboriginal Peoples living in outback of North-Western Australia: Kimberely. During this time he recorded and photographed the daily life of a hunter-gatherer culture. There are list of raw materials used by the Aboriginal people and the objects made from them (page 10), Figure of a Wondschina, painted on tree bark: (page 15), some rock arts: (pages 16, 18, 19), Kinshop terms for the members of one’s own marriage class (page 29-32), description of the individual totems in the case of individual persons an their transmission to the children (page 40), map sketch of the Unanbal territory in Northwest Australia (page 41), list of moden name and Aboriginal name of lands and travel routes (page 42), Monologue of Worrorra, Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin and Unambal languages are present on (pages 78-88, 93, 102-103), Some plates / photographs of Unambal people and events are on (105-116) Describes about Kurangara’s cult, magic, Maui dance, dance and songs, initiation (pages 94-102)
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CLONE
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Lommel, Andreas
Dewey number
305.8991509414
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Campbell, Ian
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  • Frobenius-Expedition nach Nord-Australien
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Creative ability
  • Ethnology
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Wunambal (Australian people)
Label
The Unambal : a tribe in northwest Australia, Andreas Lommel ; primary English translation by Dr Ian Campbell
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Note
  • Includes index (pages 117-122)
  • There is a photograph of Shovel, a local female Aboriginal informant at Wonalirri with Dr Andreas Lommel: (back of title page)
  • Unambals people/ tribe believe a serpent named Ungut and Wallanganda (Milky Way) has created the life on earth. (page 11)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
abn97403386
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 122 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780958744607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
Label
The Unambal : a tribe in northwest Australia, Andreas Lommel ; primary English translation by Dr Ian Campbell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index (pages 117-122)
  • There is a photograph of Shovel, a local female Aboriginal informant at Wonalirri with Dr Andreas Lommel: (back of title page)
  • Unambals people/ tribe believe a serpent named Ungut and Wallanganda (Milky Way) has created the life on earth. (page 11)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
abn97403386
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 122 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780958744607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits

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