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Among the first Australians : the story of an Aboriginal family
Bib ID 396939
Format BookBook
Description Sydney : Australian Visual Education Pty. Ltd., [958] 
32 p. : ill. ; 31 cm. 
Series

Australian children's pictorial social studies ; v. 1.

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

'Before the coming of white men, over half a million Aborigines lived in Australia. There were no cities, no streets, only bushland. The Aborigines lived in tribes and moved their camps from place to place inside their tribal hunting grounds. The tribes who lived near Port Jackson, where Sydney now stands, were all branches of the Eora people, mighty hunters and fighters. Among the Walumetta tribe, north of the harbour, lives father Patagorang and his family....'

Notes

Comic book format.

Cover title.

For children.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Juvenile literature.  |  Literature and stories - Comic strips and books.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Education - Primary.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Feuds and warfare.  |  Education - Teaching - Materials.  |  Australian

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    Copy: Muir copy pbk
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