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Traditional material culture of the Kuku-Yalanji of Bloomfield River, north Queensland / Christopher Anderson

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Traditional material culture of the Kuku-Yalanji of Bloomfield River, north Queensland / Christopher Anderson
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Traditional material culture of the Kuku-Yalanji of Bloomfield River, north Queensland / Christopher Anderson
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Summary
Reconstruction of the pre-1880 material culture; settlement pattern; seasonality and resource use; subsistence; spear and spearthrower forms; harpoons; canoes; fishing methods - fish hooks, line and poison; gathering - significant plant species; digging stick; axes; huts and shelters; fire sticks; cycad, nut and yam preparation; fibre bags; shell implements - spoons, scrapers; knives; domestic utensils; string games; toys; musical instruments; gums and resins; personal items - body decoration, inheritance of land, pets; magic and ceremonial items; weapons - shields, fighting sticks; message sticks and signs; trade, exchange items; postcontact change and contemporary (1970s) material culture
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Anderson, Christopher
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Traditional material culture of the Kuku-Yalanji of Bloomfield River, north Queensland / Christopher Anderson
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Bibliography; p. 81-83. Includes tables
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M0009430
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0804580
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Traditional material culture of the Kuku-Yalanji of Bloomfield River, north Queensland / Christopher Anderson
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 81-83. Includes tables
Control code
M0009430
System control number
0804580

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