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Bushfires & bushtucker : Aboriginal plant use in Central Australia / Peter Latz ; illustrated by Jenny Green
Bib ID 766641
Format BookBook
Author
Latz, P. K. (Peter Kenneth)
 
Description Alice Springs, N.T. : IAD Press, 1995 
xv, 400 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0949659835
0949659967 (paperback)
Summary

Bushfires and bushtucker: Aboriginal plant use in central Australia

Bushfires and bushtucker: Aboriginal plant use in central Australia.

Notes

"Caution! Mwantyele araye! Kulinma! Ngulakujaku-kula! This book may contain names and photographs of people who have passed away" - Dust jacket back cover.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 383-391.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Food.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Medicine.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Fire use.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Ethnobotany.  |  Wild foods -- Australia, Central.  |  Wild plants, Edible -- Australia, Central.  |  Medicinal plants -- Australia, Central.  |  Yankunytjatjara people (C4) (NT SG52-16)  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Environment - Land management - Fire.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Botany.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Food - Bush tucker.  |  Anmatyerre / Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09)  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.
Other authors/contributors Green, Jenny (Jennifer Anne)  |  Institute for Aboriginal Development (Alice Springs, N.T.)
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