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The dead heart of Australia : a journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902..

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The dead heart of Australia : a journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902..
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The dead heart of Australia : a journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902..
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p.1-14; Origin of the legend of how the Kadimakara came down from skies; p.61-62; Brief note on the Tirari & Dieri tribes at Kilalpanima; p.81-83; Notes on Emil Kintalakadi, the Tirari guide for the journey and Anton an Urabunna man; Chap.12; Lake Eyre natives physical & mental characters; comparison with other races; general religious beliefs, burial customs, sacramental cannibalism, briefly outlines marriage rules, system of exogamy - two phratry plan of Tirari & Dieri, systems of the Urabunna, Arunta; the value of exogamy; relations of the Victorian Aborigines with those of Lake Eyre - local organization; Chap.13; Details of the Tji-tjingalla corroboree held at the Peak - body decorations, 4 lines of song (no translation), sketch map showing the migration of this corroboree (called molongo in Queensland), seen by Siebert and Roth , songs changed at Boulier - gives words; Chap.14; Geographical interest of the Kadimakara legend which asserts the southern origin of the Arunta, after death legend of Dieri, totemic myths, geographical myths
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1864-1932
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Gregory, J. W.
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  • Siebert, Otto
  • Roth, Walter Edmund
  • Kintalakadi, Emil
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The dead heart of Australia : a journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902..
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pls.; maps
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M0042880
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xvi, 384p.
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Not for Inter-Library Loan
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2962
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0051245
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The dead heart of Australia : a journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902..
Publication
Note
pls.; maps
Control code
M0042880
Extent
xvi, 384p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
2962
System control number
0051245

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