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Aborigines of the rainforest / John and Sue Erbacher
Bib ID 2625333
Format BookBook
Author
Erbacher, John, 1941-
 
Description Cambridge, England ; Melbourne : Cambridge University Press, 1991 
62 p. : col. ill., map, ports. ; 22 x 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521402891
Summary

Text and photographs describe the customs, legends, activities, and changing lifestyles of the Kuku-Yalanji Aborigines of the Australian rainforest.

Notes

For primary and secondary school students.

Subjects Kuku-Yalanji (Australian people) -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.  |  Arts, Aboriginal Australians -- Juvenile literature.  |  Rain forests -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Kuku-Yalanji (Australian people)  |  Health - Education and promotion.  |  Family - Mothers in law.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Stories and motifs - Thunder and lightning.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Language - Sociolinguistics.  |  Animals - Reptiles - Crocodiles.  |  Kuku Yalanji / Gugu Yalandji language (Y78) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Indigenous knowledge - Health and medicine.  |  Stories and motifs - Crocodiles.  |  Stories and motifs - Echidnas.  |  Mining industry - Gold.  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology - Pronunciation.  |  Dance.  |  Mining industry - Tin.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Stories and motifs - Rainbow serpent.  |  Recreation - Play - Children.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Communications - Nonverbal - Sign language and gestures.  |  Art - Subjects - Contact.  |  Kuku Yalanji / Gugu Yalandji people (Y78) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Art - Crafts.  |  Laura / Quinkan area (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Tuross / Bodalla / Eurobodalla (NSW Far S Coast SJ55-04)  |  Northeast Queensland (NE Qld SE55)
Other authors/contributors Erbacher, Sue, 1949-

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