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Gather no moss / William Linklater and Lynda Tapp
Bib ID 413537
Format BookBook
Linklater, William, 1867-1959
Description [Melbourne] : Macmillan of Australia, 1968 
222 p. : ill., map (on lining papers), ports. ; 21 cm. 

Account of northern Australia, 1880s; p.10-11; Yanta Wonta tribe, Nappamerrie, stacked firewood at native grave Tanbar; p.14-17; Queensland policy in subduing tribes, trade routes of Warramungas & Waggires, articles traded, flint quarry 6 miles east of Renners Springs; black troopers near Mulligan River; p.42-44; Native attacked with nulla nulla near Burketown & Camooweal; p.47-53; Story of half-caste Joe Flick & police, Burketown; p.74-78; Clashes with whites Kimberley area, many cases of native help; p.119-121; N.T. settlers effect on Larrakiahs, Wulwulam, Wogaits; p.140-141; Spearings, Jasper Gorge; p.153-155; Wandi area, camp cooking, gold collecting by Aboriginal girl, mimicry; p.164-168; Katie, Anula tribe Banka Banka, women's dressing, clothing, wild natives, axe trading near Borroloola, reference to B. Spencer; p.171; Glydes Inlet to Waterhouse, contact with Munjongs; p.180-183; White man killed Guion Point, police hunt; p.185-186; Native well near Newcastle Waters, camp attack Armstrong Creek; p.188-189; 8 Warramunga words; p.194-195; Attempted attack near Durack Range camp; p.211; Cutter Avis shipwrecked off Bathurst Island, crew taken to Mission; p.214; Reaction to films.


Published with the assistance of the Commonwealth Literary Fund.

Subjects Linklater, William, 1867-1959.  |  Technology - Stone - Ground.  |  Warumungu people (C18) (NT SE53-10)  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Western Australia.  |  Batjamal / Wogait people (N6) (NT SD52-07)  |  Batjamal / Wogait language (N6) (NT SD52-07)  |  Technology - Stone - Axes / hatchets.  |  Transport - Water - Shipwrecks and accidents.  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin language (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Warumungu language (C18) (NT SE53-01)  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin people (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Trade and exchange - Trade routes.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions - Australian Inland Mission.  |  Wulwulam / Wuna language (N32) (NT SD52-08)  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa language (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Wulwulam people (N32) (NT SD52-08)  |  Weapons - Clubs and fighting sticks.  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa people (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Sites - Quarries - Stone.  |  Dance.  |  Language.  |  Costume and clothing.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism - 1851-1900.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Religion - After death beliefs.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Queensland.  |  Technology - Stone - Points.  |  Sites - Mortuary sites and cemeteries.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Community development - Infrastructure and municipal services - Energy supply - Firewood.  |  Northern Territory -- Social life and customs.  |  Queensland Far North West (Qld Far NW SE54)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Northern Territory Top End (NT)  |  Jasper Creek / Gorge (North NT SE52-04)  |  Mulligan River (Qld Far West SF54, SG54)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  Burketown (Qld Gulf SE54-06)  |  Bathurst Island (NT SC52-15)  |  Newcastle Waters (North NT SE53-05)  |  Halls Creek (WA East Kimberley SE52-10)  |  Nappa Merrie (SW Qld SG54-15)  |  Durack Ranges (WA East Kimberley SE52-02, SE52-05)  |  Borroloola (North NT SE53-03)  |  Banka Banka (North NT SE53-10)
Other authors/contributors Tapp, Lynda


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