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Knights of the boomerang : episodes from a life spent among the native tribes of Australia / by Herbert Basedow
Bib ID 3297481
Format BookBook
Author
Basedow, Herbert, 1881-1933
 
Description Carlisle, W.A. : Hesperian Press, 2004 
105 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0859052478
Series

Aboriginal Studies Series ; no. 16.

Summary

For annotation, see 1935 edition.

Notes

First published: Sydney : Endeavour Press, 1935.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Social life and customs.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Kukatja people (A68) (WA SF52-02)  |  Art - Subjects - Contact.  |  Wik Epa people (Y52) (Qld SD54-07)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Death - Mourning.  |  Jawoyn people (N57) (NT SD53-09)  |  Hunting - Birds - Emus.  |  Water supply.  |  Gathering - Honey.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Gender relations - Elopement.  |  Fishing - Fish poisoning.  |  Feuds and warfare - Avenging.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Death - Human remains - Mummies.  |  Malak Malak people (N22) (NT SD52-08)  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Batjamal / Wogait people (N6) (NT SD52-07)  |  Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Wulwulam people (N32) (NT SD52-08)  |  Gathering - Insects - Ants and termites.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Wardaman people (N35) (NT SD52-16)  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Cannibalism.  |  Initiation - Subincision.  |  Jingulu / Djingili / Jingili people (C22) (NT SE53-06)  |  Warumungu people (C18) (NT SE53-10)  |  Marrithiyel people (N7) (NT SD52-07)

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