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Crossing the dead heart / by C.T. Madigan
Bib ID 2328919
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Madigan, C. T. (Cecil Thomas), 1889-1947
 
Online Versions
Description Melbourne : Georgian House, 1946 
xiv, 171 p., [31] p. of plates (1 folded) : ill., map, ports. ; 22 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK5592.

Summary

Narrative of Simpson Desert Expedition 1939; p.28-29; Cooking fish & duck; hunting & returning boomerangs; p.33; Stone arrangement at edge of Finke tableland near Andado Stn.; p.37; 2 place names near Andado; remains of Dieri tribe moved to Marree; p.39; Place names around Andado; p.64; Chalcedony chips, parts of grinding stones found; p.111; Ill-treatment of natives of waterhole; Andy accompanied the expedition p. 27, photo p. 74; Ly-Ly showed the party where a soak was p. 37 and later joined them for part of the journey p. 42-49.

Notes

"An Australiana Society publication."

Includes index.

National Library of Australia's NL 919.4291 M178 copy stamped 'Welfare Branch Library'.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-451164799

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK5592.

Subjects Simpson Desert Expedition, (1939)  |  Food - Seafood - Fish.  |  Diyari / Dieri people (L17) (SA SH54-01)  |  Animals - Birds - Ducks / Geese.  |  Hunting - Birds.  |  Technology - Stone - Grindstones.  |  Food - Meat - Birds.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Technology - Stone - Percussion and abrading.  |  Cultural heritage - Repatriation - Human remains.  |  Sites - Stone arrangements.  |  Weapons - Boomerangs.  |  Simpson Desert -- Discovery and exploration.  |  Aputula / Finke (South Central NT SG53-06)  |  Simpson Desert (SE Central NT, NE SA SF53, SG53)  |  Marree (NE SA SH54-05)

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