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Mountains of mystery : a natural history of the Stirling Range / [edited by Carolyn Thomson, Graham Hall and Gordon Friend]
Bib ID 2763514
Format BookBook
Description Como, WA : Dept. of Conservation and Land Management, c1993 
vi, 189 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0730954609
Summary

Chapter 4 on Aboriginal culture of the Qaaniyan [Kaniyang] people and Koreng (Goreng) people; discusses place names; hunting and gathering; lifestyle; marriage and courtship; death and burial; Dreaming stories - How the Stirling Range was formed, Noatch, Balyet.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Subjects Natural history -- Western Australia -- Stirling Range  |  Kaniyang people (W4) (WA SI50-11)  |  Environment - Mountains.  |  Goreng people (W5) (WA SI50-12)  |  Culture.  |  History - Cultural.  |  Plants - Wildflowers.  |  Daily life.  |  Geology.  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Plants - Eucalypts.  |  Environment - Conservation - Conservation areas.  |  Plants - Orchids.  |  Environment - Biodiversity - Plants.  |  Environment - Biodiversity - Animals.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah people (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Stirling Range (W.A.)  |  Stirling Range National Park (W.A.) -- Guidebooks.  |  Stirling Range (SW WA SI50-11, SI50-15)
Other authors/contributors Hall, Graham  |  Thomson-Dans, Carolyn  |  Friend, G. (Gordon)

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