The Resource Travel and adventure in northern Queensland

Travel and adventure in northern Queensland

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Travel and adventure in northern Queensland
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Travel and adventure in northern Queensland
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Method of tree-climbing with aid of kamin; Nollanolla described; p.58; Collection & preparation of ants eggs & beetles as food; p.95; Contact with natives on Gilbert R., notes on scarification, fire-making; General remarks on lack of clothing, role of women, diseases & cures; method of cooking; burial customs in detail cremation in some areas; fear of spirits; cannibalism practised; duties of women outlined Mitchell R. area; Gilbert R. - huts described, smoking, songs, basketry, medicine men, fishing & weapons; Prince of Wales Is. - scarification of bodies, exhibition of spearthrowing
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Bicknell, Arthur C
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Travel and adventure in northern Queensland
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" p. 43; Description of natives near Cairns, huts noted briefly"
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M0033376
Extent
xvi, 219 p. plates.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
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ill.
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11242 ; 1589
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0056868
Label
Travel and adventure in northern Queensland
Publication
Note
" p. 43; Description of natives near Cairns, huts noted briefly"
Control code
M0033376
Extent
xvi, 219 p. plates.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
11242 ; 1589
System control number
0056868

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