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Meals and menus : a study of change in prehistoric coastal settlements in South Australia / by R. A. Luebbers
Bib ID 2004487
Format BookBook
Author
Luebbers, R. A. (Roger A.)
 
Description 1978 
viii, 359 leaves : ill. ; 30 cm. 
Summary

Analysis of changing ecology, subsistence technology, diet, meals, seasonality of collection and population changes in the coastal southeastern region of SA; changes in swamp resources between early and late Holocene reflected in consumer behaviour as revealed in archaeological record, surveys, excavations and ethnographic data on the Buandik; late prehistoric development of a marine economy and noncomitant loss of microlithic component seen as a maximising of resources in the face of declining swamp environment.

Notes

Thesis (Ph.D.) - Australian National University, 1978.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Implements.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Food.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Antiquities.  |  Coastal ecology -- South Australia.  |  Bungandidj / Buandig people (S13) (SA SJ54-06)  |  Health status - Nutrition.  |  Sites - Excavations.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Seasons.  |  Economics - Consumption.  |  Technology - Stone - Points.  |  Gathering.  |  Fishing.  |  South East South Australia (SE SA SI54, SJ54)

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