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Nga-ni kun-red ngarduk man-djewk na-kudji = A year in my country : a story in Kune, a language of North-Central Arnhem Land, Australia / by Jill Yirrindili ; transcribed and translated by Aung Si ; illustrations by Jennifer Taylor ; Kuna language recordings by Daryl Redford
Bib ID 7465513
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Yirrindili., Jill, author
 
Description Batchelor, NT : Batchelor Institute Press, 2017 
36 pages : colour illustrations, 1 colour map ; 21 x 30 cm 
ISBN 9781741313307 (paperback)
Summary

"Nga-ni kun-red ngarduk man-djewk na-kudji: A year in my country tells a story about the life of Kune people who live near the community of Maningrida in north-central Arnhem Land, Australia. This is rich hunting country, abundant in plant and animal life, that shifts and changes through the yearly seasonal cycle."--Back cover.

Notes

Title from cover.

For children.

In the Ndjébbana language with translation into English.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Maningrida Region -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Traditional ecological knowledge -- Northern Territory -- Maningrida Region -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Seasons -- Northern Territory -- Maningrida Region -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Ndjébbana language.  |  Kune / Gunej language (N70) (NT SD53-06)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Environment and natural phenomena.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Education - Language - Indigenous languages - Readers and primers.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Seasons.  |  Kune / Gunej people (N70) (NT SD53-06)  |  Maningrida Region (N.T.) -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Maningrida Region (N.T.) -- Environmental conditions -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Si, Aung, transcriber, translator  |  Taylor, Jenny J., 1953- illustrator  |  Redford, Daryl
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