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The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks : 1768-1771 / edited by J.C. Beaglehole
Bib ID 715169
Format BookBook
Author
Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820
 
Description Sydney : The Trustees of the Public Library of New South Wales in association with Angus and Robertson, 1962 
2 v. : ill., maps, ports., plates ; 24 cm. 
Summary

v.2; p.52-56; Near La Perouse - natives with canoes sighted, armed with long pikes & swords, body painting, landing party take lances, physical appearance; p.75; Repulse Bay - canoes with outriggers; p.91-97; Endeavour R. - Outrigger canoes, spears with throwers, bones through septum, small physique noted, body painting, ornaments; p.103; Framework of shelters on Lizard Is.; p.122-137; Bags of netting, physical appearance, nasal septum pierced, shells used as beads, hairs belts; foods - fish, turtle (method of capturing) vegetable foods, cooking, habitations, types of water buckets; shell fish hooks, firing of grass, weapons; shield (Sting-Rays Bay); canoes; (These pages summarize subjects from both areas); Word list (possibly Koko-Yimidir) of 38 words.

Notes

Includes index.

Subjects Endeavour (Ship)  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Habitation.  |  Fishing - Fish hooks.  |  Food.  |  Hunting - Turtle.  |  Art - Crafts - Bead works.  |  Guugu Yimidhirr / Gugu Yimithirr / Kuku Yimidhirr language (Y82) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Food - Seafood - Fish.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Weapons - Shields.  |  Technology - Containers - Water carriers.  |  Environment - Land management - Fire.  |  Art - Body art.  |  Guugu Yimidhirr / Gugu Yimithirr / Kuku Yimidhirr people (Y82) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Fishing - Fish nets.  |  Weapons - Spears.  |  Costume and clothing - Nose pegs and piercing.  |  Food - Meat - Turtle.  |  Technology - Bags.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking - Plants.  |  Animals - Fish - Stingrays.  |  Food- Meat - Turtle.  |  Costume and clothing - Belts and waistbands.  |  Endeavour River (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Lizard Island (Qld SE Cape York SD55-09)  |  La Perouse (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)
Other authors/contributors Beaglehole, J. C. (John Cawte), 1901-1971

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