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Peoples of the centre / Marji Hill
Bib ID 3971925
Format BookBook
Author
Hill, Marji
 
Description Port Melbourne, Vic. : Heinemann Library, 2008 
32 p. : col. ill., maps ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 9781740703703
Series

Australia's indigenous peoples.

Summary

Outlines the lifestyle and customs of 11 grops of Indigenous peoples living in the Central Australian desert regions. The text links the harshness of the environment with the richness of plant and animal life, which thus provides common ground for the Indigenous groups dwelling in the desert.

Full contents
  • The first Australians
  • Indigenous peoples of the Centre
  • Warlpiri
  • Gurindji
  • Pintupi
  • Luritja
  • Pitjantjatjara
  • Anmatyerre
  • Alyawarre
  • Yankuntjatjara
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 31.

For primary school children.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Juvenile literature.  |  Yankunytjatjara people (C4) (NT SG52-16)  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Wangkangurru / Wangganguru people (L27) (SA SG53-12)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Gurindji people (C20) (NT SE52-08)  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous.  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Anmatyerre / Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09)

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