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The story of Ayers Rock / told by Uluritdja tribesmen Kadakadeka and Imalung to W.E. Harney
Bib ID 1628993
Format BookBook
Author
Kadakadeka
 
Description Melbourne : Bread & Cheese Club, 1957 
24 p. : ill., map ; 22 cm. 
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Legend of Ayers Rock; original inhabitants & nomenclature of sites; symbolism and myth of Uluru; the battle of the serpent people, notes on Mutidjula Rock-hole; the cult path of the Kangaroo Rat men; increase and ritual sites; Map shows positions of sites, place names.

Notes

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Library Muir copy signed by the author.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Stories and motifs - Snakes.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Animals - Mammals - Marsupials.  |  Religion - Rites - Increase.  |  Uluru/Ayers Rock (N.T.)  |  Uluru / Ayers Rock (South Central NT SG52-08)
Other authors/contributors Imalung  |  Harney, W. E. (William Edward), 1895-1962

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