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Yorro Yorro : everything standing up alive : spirit of the Kimberley / David Mowaljarlai, Jutta Malnic
Bib ID 993221
Format BookBook
Author
Mowaljarlai, David Banggal, 1925-1997
 
Edition New ed. 
Description Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books, 2001 
xviii, 233 p. : col. ill., maps ; 24 cm 
ISBN 1875641726
Summary

In this collaboration, Aboriginal elder Mowaljarlai and photographer Jutta Malnic rekindle a story that reaches back 60000 years, constituting the oldest collective memory of humankind. This new edition includes a conversation about the famed Bradshaw rock paintings.

Notes

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Antiquities.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Religion.  |  Astronomy -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Rock paintings -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Religion.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Literature and stories - Poetry.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Stories and motifs - Flood.  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Stories and motifs - Creation / Cosmology.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Law - Indigenous.  |  Stories and motifs - Snakes.  |  Wunambal people (K22) (WA SD51-12)  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Leprosy.  |  Kimberley (W.A.) -- Antiquities.  |  Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51, SE52)
Other authors/contributors Malnic, Jutta, 1924-
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Yorro Yorro : Aboriginal creation and the renewal of nature : rock paintings and stories from the Australian Kimberley

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