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The Other Side of the Frontier: Aboriginal resistance to the European Invasion of Australia, Reynolds, Henry
121 Reynolds, Henry The Other Side of the Frontier: Aboriginal resistance to the European Invasion of Australia
Ringwood Penguin Books 1982 0140224750 / 9780140224757 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Neatly covered in clear contact. xii, 255 pages Using documentary and oral evidence, the author presents Aboriginal reactions to the coming of the white man to Australia, with a Foreword by C.D.Rowley. ID275563 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Grand Experiment.  Two Boys, Two Cultures, Ride, Anouk
122 Ride, Anouk The Grand Experiment. Two Boys, Two Cultures
Sydney Hachette Australia 2007 0734409206 / 9780734409201 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 221 pages ID296596 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Feathered Serpent The Mythological Genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson, Robinson, Roland
123 Robinson, Roland The Feathered Serpent The Mythological Genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson
Sydney Edwards & Shaw 1956 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. The Dust jacket is edgeworn with home-made sticky tape repairs to inside at top of spine. The book is a little rubbed at spine edges and page edges are a faintly tanned. Foreword by T. G. H. Strehlow. Introduction by the Author. Illustrated with four magnificent full page colour plates and a number of black and white drawings. xvi, 87 pages Full title: The Mythological Genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; the Kuppapoingo, Jumbapoingo, Birrikilli, Miarr-Miarr and Leagulawulmirree tribes at Milingimbi; the Murinbata and Djamunjun tribes at Port Keats; the Djauan and Ngarlarkan tribes at the Roper River; and the Arranda, Luritja and Pitjantjara tribes of the Centre; chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson. Contents organised under the following headings: The Rainbow Serpent; The Canoe and the Morning Star; Eingana the Mother; The Stone Tjurunga. ID294481 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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The Traditional Mode of Production of the Australian Aborigines, ROSE, Frederick G.G.
124 ROSE, Frederick G.G. The Traditional Mode of Production of the Australian Aborigines
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1987 0207150478 / 9780207150470 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 29 2pages. A look at pre-European Aboriginal society. ID295501 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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After Mabo.  Interpreting indigenous traditions., Rowse, Tim
125 Rowse, Tim After Mabo. Interpreting indigenous traditions.
Carlton Melbourne University Press 1994 0522844928 / 9780522844924 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 158 pages Tim Rowse draws on such disciplines as history, political science, anthropology, cultural studies, ecology and archaeology to introduce some ways of perceiving Aboriginality. ID295562 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Daisy Bates "The Great White Queen of the Never Never", Salter, Elizabeth
126 Salter, Elizabeth Daisy Bates "The Great White Queen of the Never Never"
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1972 0207122717 / 9780207122712 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 266 pages ID249754 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Aboriginal Voices Telling Stories From The Port [Signed], Sanderson, Von and Giles, Glenn with Mandy Brusnaham [as told to]
127 Sanderson, Von and Giles, Glenn with Mandy Brusnaham [as told to] Aboriginal Voices Telling Stories From The Port [Signed]
Adelaide Published by Authors 2005 0646449141 / 9780646449142 1st Edition Paperback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Rear cover lightly rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Signed by Von Sanderson. 158 pages Stories of 22 Indigenous people from Port Adelaide, South Australia. The idea was to celebrate, acknowledge and record some of their achievements and to counter the negative views of Aboriginal Australians as dependent upon Government initiatives and funding. ID277327 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Uncle Tom's Wurley, Scarborough, Rev. J.C.
128 Scarborough, Rev. J.C. Uncle Tom's Wurley
Adelaide Published by Author 1966 1st Edition Staple Bound 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 61 pages Account of aboriginal life and culture in South Australia. ID254154 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Aboriginal Advancement to Integration: Conditions and Plans for Western Australia, Schapper, Henry P.
129 Schapper, Henry P. Aboriginal Advancement to Integration: Conditions and Plans for Western Australia
Canberra Australian National University Press 1970 070810696X / 9780708106969 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good[Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Fold-out map to rear. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. [xxi]195pages. This book was designed to stimulate debate about ideas and methods in Indigenous affairs in Western Australia. Foreword by W.E.H. Stanner. ID205014 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Aborigines in the Economy Employment, Wages and Training, Sharp, Ian G. and Tatz, Colin M. (Editors)
130 Sharp, Ian G. and Tatz, Colin M. (Editors) Aborigines in the Economy Employment, Wages and Training
Melbourne Jacaranda Press (in association with Monash University) 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm].Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Endpapers maps. Page edges lightly tanned with age. 382 pages This book deals with the important questions concerning Aboriginal employment, wages and training. It presents facts and opinions drawn from a diverse group of people, all of whom have an interest in some aspects of Aborigines in the economy. These include Aborigines, Aboriginal advancement groups, Mining industry, Mission societies, Parliaments, Pastoral industry and others. Includes a sections on Aboriginal Employment Problems in South Australia by D.L. Busbridge; Aboriginal Employment in Adelaide by F. Gale & I. Lewis; Report on Ernabella Labour export Project 1965-66 by W.H. Edwards; and Aboriginal Land Title and Employment in South Australia by Hon D.A. Dunstan. ID221459 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Through My Eyes, Simon, Ella
131 Simon, Ella Through My Eyes
Melbourne Collins Dove 1987 0859244601 / 9780859244602 New and Enlarged Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some mild age-toning to page edges and spine a touch faded. Sepia photographs. 190 pages The autobiography of Ella Simon [1902-1981] who lived on Purfleet Mission Settlement on the outskirts of Taree. Foreword by Les Murray and Afterword by Anne Ruprecht. This edition includes a chapter on Ella's death, written by her friends and relatives ID255420 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Adam in Ochre Inside Aboriginal Australia, Simpson, Colin
132 Simpson, Colin Adam in Ochre Inside Aboriginal Australia
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1967 Reprint Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 222 pages ID287114 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Aborigines of Victoria and Other Parts of Australia and Tasmania, Smyth, R. Brough
133 Smyth, R. Brough The Aborigines of Victoria and Other Parts of Australia and Tasmania
Melbourne John Currey O'Neil Pty Ltd 1972[1876] Reprint Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ's now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Volume 2 is an ex-library copy but with few markings and still in overall VG condition. Volume 1 is a nice clean copy but with some foxing to top edge. Black & white illustrations [ne fold-out in Vol 1]. Fold-out maps to rear of both volumes. Dustjackets have minor edgewear. Overall a very presentable set. 483, 456 pages This two-volume work was compiled by the author for the Victorian Government when he was Secretary of the Board for the Protection of Aborigines. First published in 1876, it provides a valuable historical record of the state of the aboriginal people in the second half of the nineteenth century. The text is drawn from important primary sources, including the reports and letters of magistrates, explorers and anthropologists who lived and worked among the aboriginal tribes. ID295773 
Price: 325.00 AUD
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An Australian Native's Standpoint: Addresses by Will J. Sowden, Sowden, Will J
134 Sowden, Will J An Australian Native's Standpoint: Addresses by Will J. Sowden
London Macmillan 1912 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Main flaw is some flecking to top af spine and front hinge "started". Still a solid & clean copy.. 306pages ID12528 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Talking for Country: The Land and its Song & The Ties That Bind Indigenous People Around the World [State Library of the Northern Territory Occasional Papers No 37, Stanton, Vai
135 Stanton, Vai Talking for Country: The Land and its Song & The Ties That Bind Indigenous People Around the World [State Library of the Northern Territory Occasional Papers No 37
Darwin State Library of the Northern Territory 1993 1st thus Staple Bound 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. 10 pages The text of two talks given by the author in 1991 & 1993 as part of the "Under the Banyan Tree" series. ID295935 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911, Stirling, Dr E. C. ; Edited by Walter Howchin
136 Stirling, Dr E. C. ; Edited by Walter Howchin Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911
Adelaide Rigby Limited 1911 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Article included nine black & white plates. Pp 4-46 [257 pages] An examination into an outbreak of smallpox endured by the Narrinyeri [Ngarrindjeri] people of South Australia prior to white settlement. Includes lengthy testimony by Indigenous woman, Mrs Louisa Karpeny as well as discussion concerning other small pox outbreaks amongst Australian Aborigines. ID288468 
Price: 90.00 AUD
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Treading Lightly: The Hidden Wisdom of the World's Oldest People, Sveiby, Karl Erik and Skuthorpe, Tex
137 Sveiby, Karl Erik and Skuthorpe, Tex Treading Lightly: The Hidden Wisdom of the World's Oldest People
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2006 174114874X / 9781741148749 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition - some creasing to covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 262 pages A tantalising path towards sustainability in organisations, communities and ecologies from Aborginal life and culture. ID263126 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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138 Sykes, Roberta Snake Cradle: Part One of Snake Dreaming Autobiography of a Black Woman
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1997 1864485132 / 9781864485134 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Part One of a three-part award winning autobiography. 330pages ID5341 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Attitudes and Social Conditions.  Aborigines in Australian Society, Taft, Ronald; Dawson, John & Beasley, Pamela
139 Taft, Ronald; Dawson, John & Beasley, Pamela Attitudes and Social Conditions. Aborigines in Australian Society
Canberra Australian National University Press 1970 0708107370 / 9780708107379 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small texta mark to ffep [over name I presume]. 190 pages Three essays on social issues facing Aboriginal people - one in Western Australia and the other two in New South Wales. But, as the blurb says, these studies will be on interest to anyone concerned with European-Aboriginal relations. ID147040 
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Aborigines & Uranium and other essays, Tatz, Colin
140 Tatz, Colin Aborigines & Uranium and other essays
Melbourne Heinemann Educational Australia 1982 0858592762 / 9780858592766 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 190 pages ID296597 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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