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A land of opportunities : being an account of the author's recent expedition to explore the northern territories of Australia / by E.J. Stuart, J.P
Bib ID 815909
Format BookBook
Author
Stuart, E. J
 
Description London : J. Lane, the Bodley Head, 1923 
xiv, 144 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm. 
Summary

This work compiled by N Malcolm from Stuart's diary of his 1917 expedition.

Notes

This work compiled by N. Malcolm from Stuart's diary of his 1917 expedition.

Subjects Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Art - Body art.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Human biology - Physical anthropology - Hair characteristics.  |  Transport - Water - Rafts.  |  Photography - Ethnographic.  |  Material culture - Human hair objects and decorations.  |  Food - Meat - Turtle.  |  Costume and clothing - Belts and waistbands.  |  Sites - Stone arrangements.  |  Plants - Boabs.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Gathering - Plants - Roots and tubers.  |  Religions - Christianity - Catholic Church.  |  Habitation - Camps.  |  Animals - Invertebrates - Crustacea and molluscs - Beche-de-mer / Trepang.  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Weapons - Boomerangs - Throwing.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Material culture - Bark objects.  |  Fishing.  |  Gender relations - Division of labour.  |  Technology - Fire - Fire making.  |  Weapons - Spears - Throwing.  |  Daily life.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Material culture - String and rope making.  |  Kimberley (W.A.) -- Description and travel.  |  Western Australia -- Description and travel.  |  Wupipi / Broome (WA West Kimberley SE51-06)  |  Napier Broome Bay (WA East Kimberley SD52-05, SD52-09)  |  Oombulgurri (WA Forrest East Kimberley SD52-10)  |  York (Avon River SW WA SH50-14)  |  Beagle Bay (WA West Kimberley SE51-02)  |  Port George IV (WA West Kimberley SD51-16)  |  Yampi Sound / Peninsula (WA West Kimberley SE51-03)  |  Northern Territory Top End (NT)  |  Montgomery Islands (Buccaneer, WA West Kimberley SD51-15)  |  Wyndham (WA East Kimberley SD52-14)  |  Djarindjini / Lombadina (WA West Kimberley SE51-02)  |  Iwany / Sunday Island (WA West Kimberley SE51-03)
Other authors/contributors Malcolm, Norman

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