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To Ayers Rock and beyond / by W.E. (Bill) Harney
Bib ID 1798029
Format BookBook
Author
Harney, W. E. (William Edward), 1895-1962
 
Description Adelaide : Rigby, 1969 
192 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 18 cm. 
ISBN 0851792146
Summary

Luritja myths and ceremonies associated with features of the rock; Cave art in shelters; Maps show sacred sites; Mythological paths of ancestral heroes; Story of creative hero Yuendum of Mount Olga - route taken; Petermann Ranges - mythology, ancestral sites; Childrens game called juta - bark cut from tree to make a wheel; Kikingurra country sacred to Windralga & Kurakardi people, ritual objects used in ritual.

Subjects Art - Rock art.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Sites - Sacred sites.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Boards.  |  Stories and motifs - Cultural heroes.  |  Uluru/Ayers Rock (N.T.)  |  Kata Tjuta / Olgas (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Uluru / Ayers Rock (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Yuendumu (South Central NT SF52-12)  |  Petermann Ranges (South Central NT SG52-07, WA SG52-06)

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