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Boigu, island of Torres Strait / photography & co-ordination Travis Teske ; information, Daleko Anau ... [et al.]
Bib ID 556714
Format BookBook
Author
Teske, Travis, 1945-
 
Description [Thursday Island, Qld.] : Far Northern Schools Development Unit, c1986 
47 p. : ill., maps ; 21 x 30 cm. 
ISBN 0724216413
Summary

Pictorial study of Boigu Island for schools; environment, fish and bird life; history of church, school, medical, store, water supply; ceremonies and ceremonial sites; trade with Papua New Guinea; dugong hunting; wood carving by Abia Ingui.

Notes

Available from The Secretary, Far Northern Schools Development Unit, P.O. Box 117, Thursday Island, Qld. 4875.

For primary and secondary school students.

Subjects Education - Schools.  |  Water supply.  |  Health services.  |  Ceremonies - Rain making.  |  Fishing.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Stones.  |  Sites - Sites of significance.  |  Hunting - Dugong.  |  Boigu Island (Qld.) -- Juvenile literature.  |  Papua New Guinea (PNG)  |  Boigu / Talbot Island (Qld TSI SC54-07)  |  Queensland (Qld)
Other authors/contributors Anau, Daleko  |  Queensland. Far Northern Schools Development Unit

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