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Life among the Aborigines / by W.E. Harney
Bib ID 2247605
Format BookBook
Author
Harney, W. E. (William Edward), 1895-1962
 
Description London : Robert Hale Ltd., 1957 
219 p., [20] p. of plates : ill., map ; 23 cm. 
Summary

Contact between the white man and native of the N.T.; History of peoples round Daly Waters, census of tribe in Darwin (1940); Myths & magic of Wardaman tribe, story of Kunapipi, Big Sunday Taboos; Bathurst & Melville Islands. daily life, death ritual of Tiwi; History of Tiwi people; Camp life & food hunting of Andiljaugwa of Groote Eylandt, cave paintings at Oenpelli Macassan influence; Tribal trade pattern of N.T.; History of Arnhem Land reserve, mention of cattle stations; Defloration legend and ritual of Anula women; Myth and route of dreamtime tribesmen to Victoria R. (Mudbra people of Wave Hill.)

Subjects Harney, W. E. (William Edward), 1895-1962.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Social life and customs.  |  Social organisation - Avoidance rules.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Beef cattle.  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa people (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Wardaman people (N35) (NT SD52-16)  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Batjamal / Wogait people (N6) (NT SD52-07)  |  Marrithiyel people (N7) (NT SD52-07)  |  Religion - Rites - Kunapipi.  |  Hunting.  |  Yermalner / Melville Island (NT SC52-16)  |  Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Daly River (NT Top End SD52-08)  |  Groote Eylandt (NT Gulf Islands SD53-07, SD53-08)  |  Gunbalanya / Oenpelli (West Arnhem Land NT SD53-01)  |  Victoria River (North NT SD52, SE52)  |  Daguragu / Kalkaringi / Wave Hill (Central NT SE52-08)  |  Bathurst Island (NT SC52-15)
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245 1 0 |aLife among the Aborigines /|cby W.E. Harney.
260 |aLondon :|bRobert Hale Ltd.,|c1957.
300 |a219 p., [20] p. of plates :|bill., map ;|c23 cm.
520 |aContact between the white man and native of the N.T.; History of peoples round Daly Waters, census of tribe in Darwin (1940); Myths & magic of Wardaman tribe, story of Kunapipi, Big Sunday Taboos; Bathurst & Melville Islands. daily life, death ritual of Tiwi; History of Tiwi people; Camp life & food hunting of Andiljaugwa of Groote Eylandt, cave paintings at Oenpelli Macassan influence; Tribal trade pattern of N.T.; History of Arnhem Land reserve, mention of cattle stations; Defloration legend and ritual of Anula women; Myth and route of dreamtime tribesmen to Victoria R. (Mudbra people of Wave Hill.)
600 1 0 |aHarney, W. E.|q(William Edward),|d1895-1962.
650 0 |aAboriginal Australians|zNorthern Territory|xSocial life and customs.
650 7 |aSocial organisation - Avoidance rules.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aEconomic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Beef cattle.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aYanyuwa / Yanuwa people (N153) (NT SE53-04)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aArt - Rock art - Painting.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aWardaman people (N35) (NT SD52-16)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aTiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aBatjamal / Wogait people (N6) (NT SD52-07)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aMarrithiyel people (N7) (NT SD52-07)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aReligion - Rites - Kunapipi.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aHunting.|2aiatsiss
651 7 |aYermalner / Melville Island (NT SC52-16)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aDarwin (NT Top End SD52-04)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aDaly River (NT Top End SD52-08)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aGroote Eylandt (NT Gulf Islands SD53-07, SD53-08)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aGunbalanya / Oenpelli (West Arnhem Land NT SD53-01)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aVictoria River (North NT SD52, SE52)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aDaguragu / Kalkaringi / Wave Hill (Central NT SE52-08)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aBathurst Island (NT SC52-15)|2aiatsisp
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