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Their shining Eldorado : A journey through Australia, Elspeth Huxley

Label
Their shining Eldorado : A journey through Australia
Title
Their shining Eldorado
Title remainder
A journey through Australia
Statement of responsibility
Elspeth Huxley
Creator
Subject
Summary
p.249-51; Condition of natives (Katherine), equal pay in N.T.; p.264-8; Voting rights, education, assimilation; p.269-84; Snake Bay settlement (Tiwi), Welfare policies; Brief notes on Oenpelli rock art, dancing, didgeridoo playing, legends p.296; Namatjira; p.297-8; Ayers Rock - a religious shrine of Pitjandjaras, conception beliefs, ritual objects, circumcision; p.301-2; Pinturbi; p.3024; Settlements, missions, Welfare, education
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1907-
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Huxley, Elspeth
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  • Australia
  • Australia
Label
Their shining Eldorado : A journey through Australia, Elspeth Huxley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Copy 3 is 1967 edition published by William Morrow & Co., New York
Contents
Sydney -- Canberra and Tidbinbilla -- Snowy and Kosciusko -- The golden fleece -- Broken Hill -- Kangaroos -- The Murray, fruit and wine -- Adelaide -- Melbourne -- Tasmania -- Goldmines in the west -- Perth -- The North-West -- Northern Territory -- Aborigines -- Alice Springs -- Tropical Queensland -- The Great Barrier Reef -- South of Capricorn -- Birds and beasts
Control code
M0049491
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
382 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2 & 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps (1folded), ports.
Stock number
4828
System control number
0070858
Label
Their shining Eldorado : A journey through Australia, Elspeth Huxley
Publication
Note
Copy 3 is 1967 edition published by William Morrow & Co., New York
Contents
Sydney -- Canberra and Tidbinbilla -- Snowy and Kosciusko -- The golden fleece -- Broken Hill -- Kangaroos -- The Murray, fruit and wine -- Adelaide -- Melbourne -- Tasmania -- Goldmines in the west -- Perth -- The North-West -- Northern Territory -- Aborigines -- Alice Springs -- Tropical Queensland -- The Great Barrier Reef -- South of Capricorn -- Birds and beasts
Control code
M0049491
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
382 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2 & 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps (1folded), ports.
Stock number
4828
System control number
0070858

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