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An Australian viewpoint / by T.G.H. Strehlow
Bib ID 2263783
Format BookBook
Author
Strehlow, T. G. H. (Theodor George Henry), 1908-1978
 
Description [Adelaide] : Printed for the author by Hawthorn Press, 1950 
41 p. ; 21 cm. 
Summary

Address given to the S.A. Branch of the Australian Institute of Librarians, March, 1949; the value of reading; p.19-26; Briefly mentions that Australian tribes had to rely on artists & thinkers; verses given in English of an Aranda rain-song, referring to rain ancestor of Kaporilja & Song of Iloata & mountain in Central MacDonnell Ranges.

Notes

Distributed by Jindyworobak Publications, Melbourne.

National Library of Australia's Np 820.4A STR copy has the publisher's advertising flyer loosely inserted.

Subjects Nationalism -- Australia.  |  National characteristics, Australian.  |  Stories and motifs - Rain and storms.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Arrernte / Aranda language (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Australia.  |  Macdonnell Ranges (South Central NT SF53-13, SF53-14)  |  Kaporilja (South Central NT SF53-13)  |  South Australia (SA)

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