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Practically white men : Maori in Torres Strait / Anna Shnukal
Bib ID 821271
Format BookBook
Author
Shnukal, Anna
 
Description Brisbane, Qld : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit, University of Queensland, 1995 
iv, 58 p. : ill., maps, ports. (1 col.) ; 24 cm. 
Series

Ngulaig monograph ; v. 14.

Summary

Presence of Maori in the Torres Strait and their influence on Torres Strait Islanders; beche-de-mer fishers; pearl shell divers.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 53-58).

Subjects Maori (New Zealand people) -- Queensland -- Torres Strait Islands -- History -- 19th century.  |  Torres Strait Islanders -- History -- 19th century.  |  Animals - Invertebrates - Crustacea and molluscs - Beche-de-mer / Trepang.  |  Indigenous peoples - Pacific - Maori.  |  New Zealand (NZ)  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld TSI SC54, SC55-05)

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