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The passing of the aborigines: a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia / Daisy Bates, with a foreword by the Hon. Sir George Murray and an introduction by Arthur Mee
Bib ID 3117664
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Bates, Daisy, 1859-1951, author
 
Online Versions
Description New York, [United States] G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1939 
xviii, 258 pages, [11] leaves of plates : illustrations, map, portraits., 22 cm. 
Notes

Includes index.

This book contains language, words and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. These words reflect the attitude of the period in which the item was written and/or that of its author.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1424630263

Subjects Bates, Daisy, 1859-1951  |  Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)  |  Maamba Reserve (W.A)  |  Bibbulman people (W1) (WA SI50-10)  |  Mirning people (A9) (WA SH52-14)  |  Nyulnyul / Nyul Nyul people (K13) (WA SE51-02)  |  Wirangu people (C1) (SA SH53-14).  |  Yulparija people (A67) (WA SF51-07)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Social life and customs  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Social life and customs  |  Religion - Rites - Bloodletting.  |  Cannibalism.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Death - Mourning.  |  Ethnology -- Australia.  |  Feuds and warfare.  |  Food - Meat - Birds - Emu.  |  Gathering - Plants - Roots and tubers.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Measles.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Tuberculosis.  |  Hunting - Kangaroo / Wallaby.  |  Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Religion - After death beliefs.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Boards.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Reproduction - Infanticide.  |  Sites - Quarries - Ochre and pigment.  |  Stories and motifs - Eagles / hawks / crows.  |  Stories and motifs - Spirit children.  |  Stories and motifs - Water sources.  |  Technology - Stone - Knives.  |  Trade and exchange - Trade routes.  |  Aboriginal Australians.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.  |  Beagle Bay (WA West Kimberley SE51-02)  |  Bernier Island (WA South Pilbara / Gascoyne SG49-04)  |  Dorre Island (WA South Pilbara / Gascoyne SG49-04)  |  East Perth (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Eucla (SE WA Nullarbor SH52-14).  |  Gascoyne River (WA South Pilbara SG50)  |  Katanning (SW WA SI50-07)  |  Koonalda Cave (Far West SA Nullarbor SH52-15)  |  Laverton (SE WA Goldfields SH51-02)  |  Leonora (SE WA Goldfields SH51-01)  |  Meekatharra (WA Gascoyne / Murchison SG50-12)  |  Murchison River (WA South Pilbara SG50)  |  Ooldea (Far West SA SH52-12)  |  Perth (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Roebuck Plains (WA West Kimberley SE51-10)  |  Rottnest Island / Wadjemup (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Western Desert (WA SF51, SF52, SG51, SG52)  |  Wilgie Mia (WA Gascoyne / Murchison SG50-11)  |  Wirilia / Wirilya (West SA SH53-13)  |  Wupipi / Broome (WA West Kimberley SE51-06)  |  Yuria Water (West SA SH53-13)  |  Australian

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