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Shaping the heritage of South Australia / C. Nance ... [et al.]
Bib ID 2138062
Format BookBook
Description Melbourne : Longman Cheshire, 1989 
122 p. : ill., ports., maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0582663695 (paperback)
Summary

First chapter on Aboriginal heritage; relationship to land , Dreaming stories about dingoes and goanna woman, culture heroes; description of initiation and burial, ceremonial and archaeological campsites and middens, rock paintings and engravings, ochre quarries, canoe trees, stone arrangements and seasonal movements for food; European settlement resulted in loss of land, establishment of missions and gradual urbanisation; biographical note on Dan Coulthard.

Notes

Includes index.

For junior secondary school students.

Subjects City planning -- South Australia -- History.  |  City planning -- South Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Historic buildings -- South Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Environmental policy -- South Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Colonisation.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Sites - Middens.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Stories and motifs - Lizards / goannas.  |  Stories and motifs - Dingoes / dogs.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Seasons.  |  Habitation - Camps.  |  Sites - Scarred trees - Canoe trees.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Sites - Quarries - Stone.  |  Demography - Urbanisation.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Art - Rock painting.  |  Sites - Quarries - Ochre and pigment.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies - Tree and platform burial.  |  Art - Rock engraving.  |  Sites - Stone arrangements.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Art - Rock art - Engraving.  |  South Australia (SA)
Other authors/contributors Nance, C. (Christopher)

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