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Notes on the Wororra tribe of north-western Australia
Bib ID 1866457
Format BookBook
Author
Love, J. R. B. (James Robert Beattie)
 
Description [1917?] 
p. 21-38, [7] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. 
Summary

Location, number and composition of tribe; Marriage, gestures, weapons, implements etc., distinctive forms of dress, food, burial customs; Dug out canoes used, cave paintings at Arnu, religious beliefs.

Notes

Cover title.

Reprinted from Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, vol. 41, 1917.

Subjects Worora (Australian people)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northwestern -- Social life and customs.  |  Technology - Tools.  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Communications - Nonverbal - Sign language and gestures.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Weapons.  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)
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650 0 |aWorora (Australian people)
650 0 |aAboriginal Australians|zAustralia, Northwestern|xSocial life and customs.
650 7 |aTechnology - Tools.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aWorrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aTransport - Water - Canoes.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aCommunications - Nonverbal - Sign language and gestures.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aDeath - Mortuary customs.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aArt - Rock art - Painting.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aWeapons.|2aiatsiss
651 7 |aWest Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)|2aiatsisp
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