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Darwin archaeology : Aboriginal, Asian and European heritage of Australia's Top End / editors Patricia Bourke, Sally Brockwell and Clayton Fredericksen
Bib ID 3413275
Format BookBook
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Description Darwin : Charles Darwin University Press, 2005 
v, 106 p. : ill., maps, ports ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 187624898X
Summary

This volume represents the first compilation of archaeological research for the Darwin region. The collection of papers in this volume focuses archaeological attention on a single region from a variety of perspectives, over a time period from 4000 years ago to the Second World War.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: 1 Introduction: Physical and cultural transformations
  • of the Darwin Region
  • Clayton Fredericksen, Sally Brockwell and Patricia Bourke 1
  • 2 Settlement patterns on the lower Adelaide River
  • in the Mid to Late Holocene
  • Sally Brockwell 9
  • 3 Coastal cowboys: The development of speculative models
  • of molluscan midden matter in the Darwin Region
  • Peter Hiscock 19
  • 4 Archaeology of shell mounds of the Darwin coast: Totems
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Archaeology -- Northern Territory.  |  Historic sites -- Northern Territory.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Antiquities.  |  Sites - Earth mounds.  |  Sites - Excavations.  |  Sites - Middens.  |  Darwin Region (N.T.) -- Antiquities.  |  Darwin Region (N.T.) -- History.  |  Adelaide River (NT Top End SD52-08)  |  Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)
Other authors/contributors Brockwell, Sally  |  Bourke, Patricia  |  Fredericksen, Clayton

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