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Australian lives : a history of clothing, food and domestic technology / Michal Bosworth
Bib ID 2033936
Format BookBook
Author
Bosworth, Michal
 
Description Melbourne : Nelson, 1988 
215 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0170074153
Summary

This book provides a view of Australia's history by examining everyday items such as food, clothing and other domestic items.

Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Subjects Food habits -- Australia -- History.  |  Costume -- Australia -- History.  |  Household appliances -- Australia -- History.  |  Habitation - Nomadism.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Dance - Recreational - Corroboree.  |  Health status - Nutrition.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous.  |  History.  |  Literature and stories - Non fiction.  |  Occupations - Domestic servants.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Gender relations - Division of labour.  |  Fishing - Fish traps.  |  Body - Decoration.  |  Health - Physiology and diseases.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Art - Crafts - Leather and skin works - Cloaks.  |  Costume and clothing.  |  Northern Territory (NT)  |  Australia.  |  Brewarrina (N NSW SH55-06)  |  Croker Island (West Arnhem Land NT SC53-13)  |  New South Wales (NSW)

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