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The Aborigines of Australia / by Roderick J. Flanagan
Bib ID 2032107
Format BookBook
Author
Flanagan, Roderick, 1826-1862
 
Edition [Facsim. ed.] 
Description Brisbane : Boolarong Publications for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Committee of the Queensland Bicentennial Council, 1988 
viii, 167 p. : port. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0731639243
Notes

Facsimile reprint. Originally published: Sydney : Edward F. Flanagan and George Robertson and Co., 1888.

Papers originally published in the Sydney Empire 1853-54.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Feuds and warfare.  |  Social organisation.  |  Religion - After death beliefs.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Weapons - Boomerangs.  |  Fishing.  |  Human biology - Physical anthropology.  |  Indigenous knowledge - World view.  |  Initiation - Finger amputation.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Costume and clothing - Cloaks and coats - Possum.  |  Magic and sorcery.  |  Hunting.  |  Weapons - Clubs and fighting sticks.  |  Weapons - Shields.  |  Weapons - Spears.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Astronomy.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Stones.  |  Demography - Palaeodemography - Aboriginal settlement of Australia.  |  Body - Decoration.  |  Manly (N Sydney NSW SI56-05)  |  Port Jackson (Sydney SI56-05)  |  Botany Bay (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)  |  Myall Creek (N NSW SH56-05)
Other authors/contributors Australian Bicentennial Authority. Queensland Council. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Committee
Also Titled

Empire (Sydney, N.S.W.)

Available From Boolarong Publications, 12 Brookes Street, Bowen Hills, Qld. 4006. 

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