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Weapons and implements of savage races (Australasia, Oceania, and Africa) / by L.A.D. Montague
Bib ID 907216
Format BookBook
Author
Montague, L. A. D. (Leopold A. D.)
 
Description London : The Bazaar, Exchange & Mart Office, 1921 
viii, 239 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
Summary

Australia - p.6-49; Full description of clubs (Vic., Kimberleys, N.S.W., S.A.); parrying sticks (Vic., W.A.); spears (Gascoyne area, W.A., s.west W.A., Geraldton, Kimberleys); spear-throwers (Kimberleys, Ashburton District, Vic.); the (Drysdale R.) boomerangs & bullroarers (N.W. Aust., Kimberleys, Wiluna); shields (Vic., S.E. Aust., Kimberleys, N.W. Aust.); axes & message sticks (Kimberleys, Swan River, Ashburton R.); Specimens mainly in possession of Author.

Notes

Includes index.

Subjects Weapons, Aboriginal Australians.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Implements.  |  Weapons -- Oceania.  |  Implements, utensils, etc. -- Oceania.  |  Africans -- Weapons.  |  Africans -- Implements.  |  Weapons - Boomerangs.  |  Communications - Message sticks.  |  Weapons - Clubs and fighting sticks.  |  Weapons - Spearthrowers.  |  Weapons - Spears.  |  Indigenous peoples - Africa.  |  Weapons - Shields.  |  Technology - Tools.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Bullroarers.  |  Gascoyne River (WA South Pilbara SG50)  |  Ashburton River (WA Pilbara SF50)  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Africa.  |  South Australia (SA)  |  Drysdale River (WA East Kimberley SD52-09)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Wiluna (Little Sandy Desert WA SG51-09)  |  Geraldton / Champion Bay (SW WA SH50-01)  |  Victoria (Vic)

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