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The Resource Walmajarri plants & animals : Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku Indigenous protected area, southern Kimberely, Australia, Bessie Doonday [and 10 others], Eirlys Richards, Glenn Wightman [compilers]

Walmajarri plants & animals : Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku Indigenous protected area, southern Kimberely, Australia, Bessie Doonday [and 10 others], Eirlys Richards, Glenn Wightman [compilers]

Label
Walmajarri plants & animals : Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku Indigenous protected area, southern Kimberely, Australia
Title
Walmajarri plants & animals
Title remainder
Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku Indigenous protected area, southern Kimberely, Australia
Statement of responsibility
Bessie Doonday [and 10 others], Eirlys Richards, Glenn Wightman [compilers]
Title variation
Walmajarri plants and animals
Title variation remainder
Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku IPA, southern Kimberley, Australia
Creator
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Member of
Cataloging source
XNLS
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Doonday, Bessie
Dewey number
578.6089991509429
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Richards, Eirlys
  • Wightman, Glenn M.
  • Northern Territory
Series statement
Northern Territory botanical bulletin,
Series volume
no. 42
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walmajarri (Australian people)
  • Ethnobiology
  • Plants, Useful
  • Food animals
Target audience
adult
Label
Walmajarri plants & animals : Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku Indigenous protected area, southern Kimberely, Australia, Bessie Doonday [and 10 others], Eirlys Richards, Glenn Wightman [compilers]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Paruku IPA/ WWF-Australia"--t.p
  • Spiral binding
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : page 223
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : background; Walmajarri seasons and climate terms; Walmajarri language; Walmajarri terms related to plant and animal knowledge; Walmajarri fieldwork and biological knowledge recording; Biological changes to Walmajarri country; Biocultural Dreamtime or creation period stories -- Walmajarri plant names and uses : trees; shrubs; herbs; mistletoes and mushrooms; climbers and vines; grass and grass-like plants; water plants; yams; weeds and introduced plants -- Walmajarri animal names and uses : birds; reptiles; mammals; frogs; insects; feral and introduced animals; other biocultural knowledge -- Discussion: categorisation and discussion of Walmajarri plant use; Categorisation of Walmajarri animal use
Control code
000052968757
Dimensions
18 x 23 cm.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781743500255
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)881616340
Label
Walmajarri plants & animals : Aboriginal biocultural knowledge from the Paruku Indigenous protected area, southern Kimberely, Australia, Bessie Doonday [and 10 others], Eirlys Richards, Glenn Wightman [compilers]
Publication
Note
  • "Paruku IPA/ WWF-Australia"--t.p
  • Spiral binding
  • Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references : page 223
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : background; Walmajarri seasons and climate terms; Walmajarri language; Walmajarri terms related to plant and animal knowledge; Walmajarri fieldwork and biological knowledge recording; Biological changes to Walmajarri country; Biocultural Dreamtime or creation period stories -- Walmajarri plant names and uses : trees; shrubs; herbs; mistletoes and mushrooms; climbers and vines; grass and grass-like plants; water plants; yams; weeds and introduced plants -- Walmajarri animal names and uses : birds; reptiles; mammals; frogs; insects; feral and introduced animals; other biocultural knowledge -- Discussion: categorisation and discussion of Walmajarri plant use; Categorisation of Walmajarri animal use
Control code
000052968757
Dimensions
18 x 23 cm.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781743500255
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)881616340

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