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Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland / Constance Campbell Petrie
Bib ID 2257464
Format BookBook
Author
Petrie, Constance Campbell, 1873-1926
 
Description Windsor, Vic. : Currey O'Neil, 1980 
319 p. : port. ; 18 cm. 
ISBN 0855502789
Series

Australian classics (Currey O'Neil)

Summary

See earlier edition for annotation.

Notes

First published: Brisbane: Watson, Ferguson & Co., 1904.

Subjects Queensland. Social life, 1837-1903. Personal observations  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Social conditions.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Trade and exchange.  |  Jagara / Yuggera language (E23) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Gathering.  |  Housing - Shelters.  |  Ceremonies - Women.  |  Jagara / Yuggera people (E23) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Art - Crafts - Baskets and basketmaking.  |  Initiation - Finger amputation.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Psychology - Dreams and symbolism.  |  Material culture.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Fishing.  |  Hunting.  |  Technology - Fire - Fire making.  |  Weapons.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Food - Meat - Dugong.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Health and medicine.  |  Hunting - Dugong.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects.  |  Cannibalism.  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Recreation - Games.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Feuds and warfare.  |  Weapons - Shields.  |  Glass House Mountains (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Maroochy River / Maroochydore (SE Qld SG56-10)  |  Minjerriba / North Stradbroke Island (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Brisbane (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Blackall (SW Qld SG55-01)  |  Wide Bay (SE Qld SG56-07)  |  Bribie Island (SE Qld SG56-15, SG56-10)
Other authors/contributors Petrie, Tom, 1831-1910

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