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People of the grey wind : life with a stone age people / A. M. Duncan-Kemp
Bib ID 3702214
Format BookBook
Author
Duncan-Kemp, A. M. (Alice Monkton)
 
Description Oakey, [Qld.] : D. S. Duncan-Kemp, 2005, c1999 
xvi, 334 p. : ill. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 1921151161
Summary

Records the author's knowledge of the legends, customs and life of the Australian Aborigines gained from her childhood on "Mooraberrie", the family cattle station in the Channal Country of Far South-West Queensland.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Social life and customs  |  Kalkatungu / Kalkadoon people (G13) (Qld SF54-02)  |  Indigenous knowledge - Botany.  |  Garanya / Garanja people (L32) (Qld SF54-14)  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Pitta Pitta / Bittha Bittha people (G6) (Qld SF54-10)  |  Magic and sorcery - Clever people.  |  Guwa people (G9.1) (Qld SF54-11)  |  Wangkangurru / Wangganguru people (L27) (SA SG53-12)  |  Stories and motifs - Devils, monsters, evil spirits, hairy men, bunyips.  |  Food - Plants.  |  Religion - Dreaming - Ancestor spirits.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Ceremonies.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Health and medicine.  |  Sites - Stone arrangements.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Mooraberree / Mooraberrie (Qld Far West SG54-06)
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