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Kunwinjku spirit : creation stories from western Arnhem Land / Nawakadj Nganjmirra, artist and storykeeper ; edited and photographed by Neil McLeod
Bib ID 1632409
Format BookBook
Author
Nganjmirra, Nawakadj
 
Description Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 1997 
xii, 272 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 x 31 cm. 
ISBN 0522847730
Summary

Annotation pending.

Notes

"Miegunyah Press".

In Kunwinjku and English.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land -- Folklore.  |  Legends -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land.  |  Kunwinjku (Australian people) -- Legends.  |  Stories and motifs - Creation / Cosmology.  |  Art - Art motifs - X-Ray.  |  Stories and motifs - Ancestor spirits.  |  Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku language (N65) (NT SD53-02)  |  Art - Art motifs - Cross-hatching.  |  Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku people (N65) (NT SD53-02)  |  Stories and motifs - Animals.  |  Stories and motifs - Landscape.  |  Gunbalanya / Oenpelli (West Arnhem Land NT SD53-01)  |  West Arnhem Land (NT SD53, SC53)
Other authors/contributors McLeod, Neil

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