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Attitudes and Social Conditions.  Aborigines in Australian Society, Taft, Ronald; Dawson, John & Beasley, Pamela
141 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
142 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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Aboriginal Voices. Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers, Thompson, Liz
143 Thompson, Liz Aboriginal Voices. Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers
Sydney Simon & Schuster Australia 1990 0731801652 / 9780731801657 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 176 pages ID222340 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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A Bridge over Time. Living in Arnhemland with the Aborigines 1938-1944, Thornell, Harold
144 Thornell, Harold A Bridge over Time. Living in Arnhemland with the Aborigines 1938-1944
London Robert Hale 1986 0709026366 / 9780709026365 1st UK 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. 191pages ID241055 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 2 1962, Tindale, Norman (Editor)
145 Tindale, Norman (Editor) Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 2 1962
Adelaide South Australia Museum 1962 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Some age discolouration to spine.Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Fold-out map. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct and any fold-outs are present and intact. 214 pages Articles on Australian Aborigines and Natural history. Articles on Australian Aborigines: "Rock Engravings at Koonawara, Western New South Wales" and ''Sacred Objects of the Pitjandjara Tribe, Western Central Australia'' by Charles Mountford, ''Geographical Knowledge of the Kaladilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland'' and ''Some Population Changes among the Kaladilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland'' by Norman Tindale. The latter articles include a fold-out map of Bentinck Island Natural History articles include Pygmy Sperm Whales, Whale Beradius arnuxi, Tingidae (Hemiptera), New Guinea Hylid Frogs, Australian Quail-Thrushes and Myodochine Bugs. ID273960 
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 3, Tindale, Norman (Editor)
146 Tindale, Norman (Editor) Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 3
Adelaide South Australia Museum 1963 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct. Contains articles on "Totemic Beliefs in the western Desert of Australia" & A Tjurubga-like Stone Pendant from New South Wales" & "Aboriginal Skin Rugs" - among others. ID197883 
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Geographical Knowledge, and Some Population Changes of the Kaiadilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland [From Records of the South Australian Museum, Vol XlV, No2. July 27th 1962, Tindale, Norman B.
147 Tindale, Norman B. Geographical Knowledge, and Some Population Changes of the Kaiadilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland [From Records of the South Australian Museum, Vol XlV, No2. July 27th 1962
Adelaide South Australian Museum Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Fine copy - Near to Mint condition. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. Fold-out map. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. 76 pages Gives an account of the native geography of Bentinck Island and vicinity, the home to the Kaiadilt who remained aloof from direct engagement with Europeans until the late 1940s. Norman Tindale was a highly regarded Australian anthropologist, archaeologist, entomologist and ethnologist. He is best remembered for his work mapping the various tribal groupings of Indigenous Australians. ID258649 
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Results of the Harvard-Adelaide Universities Anthropological Expedition, 1938-1939. Tasmanoid Tribes in North Queensland, Tindale, Norman B. & Birdsell, Joseph B.
148 Tindale, Norman B. & Birdsell, Joseph B. Results of the Harvard-Adelaide Universities Anthropological Expedition, 1938-1939. Tasmanoid Tribes in North Queensland
Adelaide South Australian Museum 1941 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. A Near Fine copy. As new condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 12 pages Extract from the records of The South Australian Museum, Vol VII, No 1 October 27th 1941. ID274041 
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The Torres Diaries 1901-1914.  Diaries of Dom Fulgentius [Anthony] Torres Y Mayans, O.S.B. Abbot Nullius of New Norcia Bishop Titular of Dorylaeum Administrator Apostolic of the Kimberley Vicariate in North Western Australia, Torres, Y Mayans [translated by Fr. Eugene Perez]
149 Torres, Y Mayans [translated by Fr. Eugene Perez] The Torres Diaries 1901-1914. Diaries of Dom Fulgentius [Anthony] Torres Y Mayans, O.S.B. Abbot Nullius of New Norcia Bishop Titular of Dorylaeum Administrator Apostolic of the Kimberley Vicariate in North Western Australia
Perth Artlook Books 1987 1st thus Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Covers lightly rubbed. 274 pages This condensed version of the diaries of Bishop Torres forms a valuable addition to the earlier works by Fr. Perez concerning the Benedictine Monks of New Norcia, the Drysdale Mission and Kalumburu ID295660 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Little Black Bastard: A Story of Survival, Tovey, Noel
150 Tovey, Noel Little Black Bastard: A Story of Survival
Sydney Hodder 2004 0733617980 / 9780733617980 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Mild reading creases to spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 266 pages The story of Noel Tovey who went from homelessness and despair to becoming one of the most admired indigenous Australians in the cultural life of Australia. ID224784 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Why Warriors Lie down & Die Towards an understanding of why the Aboriginal people of Arnhem Land face the greatest crisis in health and education since European contact.  Djambatj Mala, Trudgen, Richard
151 Trudgen, Richard Why Warriors Lie down & Die Towards an understanding of why the Aboriginal people of Arnhem Land face the greatest crisis in health and education since European contact. Djambatj Mala
Darwin Aboriginal Resource and Development Services Inc. 2001 0646395874 / 9780646395876 3rd Printing (with corrections) Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Some minor creasing to covers, 269 pages ID206224 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Australian Museum Magazine Vol II No  9 Jan-Mar 1926, Trustees of the Australian Museum
152 Trustees of the Australian Museum The Australian Museum Magazine Vol II No 9 Jan-Mar 1926
Sydney The Australian Museum 1926 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Original contents which have been rebound in new card covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. One full page colour plate 35 pages Includes 7 short articles on Australian natural history and Aborigines. Of especial note in this issue are: In The Queensland Bush [A Musgrave]; A Probable Relic of La Perouse [W.W. Thorpe]; The Aborigines of Australia [W.W. Thorpe]; The Bottle and Glass rocks, Port Jackson [MacNeill and Musgrave]; The red-Whiskered Bulbul [J.R. Kinghorn]; The Emperor Gum Moth and its Allies [T.A. Campbell]; The Deutsches Museum [Ernest Wunderlich]. ID277751 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Australian Museum Magazine Vol IV No 12 Oct-Dec 1932, Trustees of the Australian Museum
153 Trustees of the Australian Museum The Australian Museum Magazine Vol IV No 12 Oct-Dec 1932
Sydney The Australian Museum 1932 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine condition. Contents have been rebound in new card covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 35 pages Contains 8 articles on Australian natural history and Aborigines. Of particular note are: Kerguelen Island [Fletcher]; Camping in the Gibba-Gunyah- The excavation of an Aboriginal Rock Shelter [Kennedy]; The Story of Rarotonga [Whitley]; Sea Hares [Allan]. ID277575 
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The Aboriginal Economy in Transition.  Inspiring visions of the future, Udo-Ekpo, Lawrence T.
154 Udo-Ekpo, Lawrence T. The Aboriginal Economy in Transition. Inspiring visions of the future
Adelaide Seaview Press 2001 1740081358 / 9781740081351 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 156 pages A positive view of the progress made by Aboriginal Australians to that time. Contents: The Recent History of the Aboriginal Economy; The Globalisation of the Aboriginal Economy; Visions of the Future - the struggle for self sufficiency; Managing the Aboriginal Economy in Outstations; Transforming the Cultural Industry; New Enterprises in Aboriginal Australia; Future Success - Conclusions. The author was a lecturer in the Department of Management Studies at the Adelaide Institute of TAFE at the time of publication ID260867 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4, Various
155 Various Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4
Adelaide South Australian Museum 1968 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct. Contains articles on Stone implements from South Australia; Archaelogical campsite at Hallett Cove; Rock engravings from Western Central Australia; Cave paintings from Northern Territory; Frog Fauna; Stone artifacts from prehistoric Western Papua - and more. ID290059 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955, Various. Edited by the Museum Director
156 Various. Edited by the Museum Director Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955
Adelaide The Museum Board 1955 1st thus Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 120 pages Papers on Australian Aborigines and natural history. Australian Aboriginal articles: " An Unrecorded Method of Aboriginal Rock Carvings" by Charles Mountford; Natural History Articles: Ghost Moths, Pelagic fossils, and flower bugs of the Australian and adjacent Pacific Regions. "Preliminary Account of Reptile and Amphibia Collected by the National Geographic-Commonwealth Government-Smithsonian Institution Expedition to Arnhem Land" by Francis Mitchell. ID290056 
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume IX No 3 (1950), Various. Edited by the Museum Director
157 Various. Edited by the Museum Director Records of the South Australian Museum Volume IX No 3 (1950)
Adelaide South Australia Museum 1950 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Original contents rebound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. 95 pages Contains articles on Australian Aborigines and natural History. Articles on Australian Aborigines include: “Palaeolithic Kodj Axe of the Aborigines and its Distribution in Australia. Results of the Harvard-Adelaide Universities' Anthropological Expedition, 1938-39." By Tindale; Natural History Articles cover mollusca, Stilt-bugs of Australian and New Zealand Region, Kangaroo Island emus, cestodes and flora of the Greenly Islands. Also includes "Pleistocene Land and Fresh Water Shells from South Australia" by Cotton. ID235391 
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Tjitji Tjuta Inmaku Pakantjaka Book For All the Kids to Dance Ceremony (Includes  a CD and DVD), Various; Anangu Education Services
158 Various; Anangu Education Services Tjitji Tjuta Inmaku Pakantjaka Book For All the Kids to Dance Ceremony (Includes a CD and DVD)
Adelaide Carclew , Anangu Education Services and the Pitjantjatjara Yankuntjatjara Education Committee 2014 0646927515 / 9780646927510 1st Edition Hardback 
large Quarto Size (35x29 cms). Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Lovely condition. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. Text in English and Pitjantjatjara /Yankuntjatjara. 45 pages A language project, Tjitjiku Inma Project, designed preserve Indigenous stories, culture and language. Completed by young students from the APY Lands and many others including Alison Lester. ID296607 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Wisdom From The Earth The Living Legacy of the Aboriginal Dreamtime, Voigt, Anna & Drury, Nevill
159 Voigt, Anna & Drury, Nevill Wisdom From The Earth The Living Legacy of the Aboriginal Dreamtime
East Roseville, NSW Simon & Schuster Australia 1997 0731805690 / 9780731805693 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 192 pages Explores a number of major Dreamtime myths as well as the songlines, ceremonies and other spiritual practices which make up Aboriginal life ID288295 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Jinangga  On My Tracks, Walgar, Monty [as told to Cloud Shabalah]
160 Walgar, Monty [as told to Cloud Shabalah] Jinangga On My Tracks
Broome, Western Australia Magabala Books 1999 1875641513 / 9781875641512 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 132 pages Monty tells his story with enormous courage, humility and a gentle humour. ID233662 
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