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Ngurunderi, an aboriginal dreaming : the culture of the Ngarrindjeri people / the South Australian Museum
Bib ID 2179194
Format BookBook
Description [Adelaide] : The Museum, c1989 
32 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 0724384936
Summary

Catalogue prepared to accompany an exhibition of the culture of the Ngarrindjeri people of the lower Murray and Coorong areas of South Australia; brief account of the Ngurunderi Dreaming; traditional life and ceremonies; family customs; technology; conflict and law; the ancient tools of Wyrie Swamp; provides information about what can be learned from a midden; photographs and paintings from around Ramong (Encounter Bay); includes brief information on the Ngarrindjeri people today.

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Cover title.

Map and text on cover verso.

Bibliography inside back cover.

Subjects Ngarrindjeri (Australian people) -- Social life and customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Social life and customs.  |  Social organisation.  |  Stories and motifs - Cultural heroes.  |  Daily life.  |  Sites - Excavations.  |  Art - Economic aspects - Markets - Market places.  |  Religion.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Technology.  |  Law - Indigenous.  |  Kangaroo Island (SE SA SI53-16)  |  Encounter Bay (SE SA SI54-13)  |  Raukkan / Point McLeay (SE SA SI54-13)  |  Coorong (SE SA SI54-13, SJ54-02)  |  River Murray (SW NSW, N Vic, SE SA SI54, SI55)
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