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Punu : Yankunytjatjara plant use : traditional methods of preparing foods, medicines, utensils and weapons from native plants / contributors, Pompey Everard ... [et al.] ; compiled and edited by Cliff Goddard, Arpad Kalotas
Bib ID 1594329
Format BookBook
Edition New ed. 
Description Alice Springs, N.T. : Jukurrpa Books, 2002 
vi, 121 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1864650362 (paperback)
Summary

Punu includes everything from trees, vines, grasses and fungi to food medicine, tools, weapons and ornaments. In this book elders of the Mimili community present the plants that grow in their country and tell how they have been used to provide the necessities for traditional life.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 111-113.

Subjects Yankunytjatjara (Australian people) -- Food.  |  Plants, Useful -- Australia.  |  Yankunytjatjara (Australian people) -- Medicine.  |  Yankunytjatjara (Australian people) -- Ethnobotany.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Botany.  |  Yankunytjatjara people (C4) (NT SG52-16)  |  Plants.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Health and medicine.  |  Everard Ranges (SA Central Australia SG53-13)
Other authors/contributors Kalotas, Arpad C  |  Goddard, Cliff  |  Everard, Pompey

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