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Embattled seacows : dugongers in early Queensland / James G. Lergessner
Bib ID 3804830
Format BookBook
Author
Lergessner, James G
 
Description Woorim, Qld. : James G. Lergessner, c2007 
xviii, 248 p. : ill., maps, ports., facsims. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 9780646461687
0646461680
Summary

Includes descriptions of dugong hunting by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups; Indigenous involvement in the European dugong fishery industry.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 221 - 237.

Subjects Dugong -- Queensland.  |  Hunters -- Queensland.  |  Hunting -- Queensland.  |  Wildlife utilization -- Queensland.  |  Environment - Sea management.  |  Nunukul / Noonuccal people (E21) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Environment - Conservation - Law and legislation.  |  Economic sectors - Fishing.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Hunting - Traps, nets etc.  |  Hunting - Dugong.  |  Food - Meat - Dugong.  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa people (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Animals - Marine mammals - Dugongs.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Torres Strait Islanders (Qld TSI SC54, SC55)  |  St Helena Island (Moreton Bay, SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Moreton Bay (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld TSI SC54, SC55-05)  |  Hervey Bay (SE Qld SG56-02, SG56-06)  |  Murujuga / Burrup Peninsula (WA West Pilbara SF50-02)  |  Minjerriba / North Stradbroke Island (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Amity Point (Minjerriba / North Stradbroke Island SE Qld SG56-15)  |  New South Wales (NSW)  |  Bribie Island (SE Qld SG56-15, SG56-10)  |  Waiben / Thursday Island (Qld TSI SC54-11)  |  Maryborough (SE Qld SG56-06)  |  Northern Territory (NT)
Available From Dr. James G. Lergessner, 48 Rickman Parade, Woorim QLD 4507 

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