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Pintupi Kinship

By: Hansen, K.C. & Hansen, L.E. [Compilers]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alice Springs, Institute of Aboriginal Development: 1974

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID303148


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good+ condition. Covers lightly soiled. Grey card covers with blue cloth spine. Previous owner's details to front cover. 44 pages View more info

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The Best of Both Worlds: Aboriginal Health Then and Now (Occasional Papers No 36)

By: Hargrave, John C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Darwin, State Library of the Northern Territory: 1993

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291505

ISBN: 0724507892


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - staplebound 9 pages Occasional Papers No. 36 State Library of the Northern Territory. The seventh Eric Johnson Lecture delivered in 1992. View more info

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Songs of the Songmen: Aboriginal Myths Retold

By: Harney, Bill & Elkin, A.P.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1968

Edition: New and Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID288183


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ has some wear to spine ends with a small amount of loss, c chipped and creased corners and is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Book is lightly rubbed at spine ends. Black & white illustrations. 178 pages Contents include Native Sayings, Our Dreaming, As Songmen Sing, Introduction, Spelling of Native Names and Terms, Songs of Creation, The Songs of Life and Death, The Son... View more info

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A Story of Fire Continued Aboriginal Christianity

By: Hart, Max

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Blackwood, SA, New Creation Publications: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID217877

ISBN: 1864082031


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. Signed by author 268 pages View more info

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Noonkambah. Whose Land, Whose Law

By: Hawke, Steve and Gallagher, Michael

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID199074

ISBN: 0949206555


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm].Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Newspaper clipping neatly taped to inside of front cover. 351 pages View more info

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Ngurrju Maninja Kurlangu. Yapa Nyurnu Kurlangu Bush Medicine

By: Henshall, Tom et al.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Warlpiri Literature Production Centre: 1980

Seller ID: ID302983

ISBN: 0867510315


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. . Black & white illustrations. Text in English and Warlpiri. 25 pages The Warlpiri are an Indigenous Australian people. Warlpiri country is located in the Tanami Desert, east of the NT-WA border, west of the Stuart Highway and Tennant Creek, and northwest of Alice Springs. This large pamphlet provides information on bush medicine as practised by the Warlpiri People. View more info

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Lost and Found. The Life of Jimmy James Black Tracker

By: Holmes, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by the Author: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID277323

ISBN: 0646510665


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - some light rubbing. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and colour illustrations by Margareth Holmes. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages [crossed out] 98 pages Jimmy James OAM (1913-91) was an Aboriginal Australian and member of the Pitjantjatjara people, who was best known as an Aboriginal tracker who helped South Australian Police in tracking criminals over a forty year period. Born near... View more info

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Koonibba Jubilee Booklet 1901-1926

By: Hoopmann, CL E [Director Koonibba Mission]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Lutheran Publishing House: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300123


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Well illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's neat stamp to preliminary pages. 89 pages. A Record of 25 years work among the Australian Aboriginals by the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Australia. View more info

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Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XLV [1921]

By: Howchin, Walter [Editor] assisted by Arthur M. Lea

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276363


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates and in-text black and white diagrams. 316 pages + 16 pages of plates Contains a number of papers on natural history, geology and anthropology. Of particular note are: ‘On the Occurrence of Aboriginal Stone Implements of Unusual Types in the Tableland Region of Central Australia. Plates xi to xxi by Prof Walter Howchin [24 pages + plates], there is also a 2 page report by ... View more info

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Aboriginal Ways of Learning

By: Hughes, Paul; More, Arthur J. & Williams, Mark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300638

ISBN: 0646431579


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 304 pages The book is structured in two parts - Part A "The Teacher Resource" & Part B "The Background". View more info

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Australia's Ancient Aboriginal Past. A Global Perspective

By: Johnson, Murray

Price: $42.95

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID279144

ISBN: 192500371X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. MINT - a NEW copy. 260 pages This book places the Aboriginal occupation of Australia within a broad framework of human evolution and habitation. The author discusses the pioneering studies that delve into the mists of antiquity, and he engages with current controversies, including the extinction of megafauna, land management practices, and social development over many millennia. View more info

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Tracks [Signed]

By: Jones, Max

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Renmark, South Australia, Published by Author: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID246993

ISBN: 0731671783


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Signed by the author. 144 pages A book about some famous Aboriginal trackers who worked with the South Australian Police Department over a number of years. View more info

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Ochre and Rust. Artefacts and Encounters on Australian Frontiers (Signed by Author)

By: Jones, Philip

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2008

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID221151

ISBN: 1862545855


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. As new condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. Signed by author. 440 pages This book takes Aboriginal artefacts from their museum shelves, and traces their biographies, revealing charged and nuanced moments of encounter in Australia's frontier history. Winner of the 2008 Prime Minister's Literary Award for Non-Fiction. View more info

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BOOMERANG Behind an Australian Icon

By: Jones, Philip

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID179867

ISBN: 1862543828


Oblong Octavo Size, Very good + contition in card wraps. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 134pages View more info

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From the Centre to the City Aboriginal Education, Culture and Power

By: Keeffe, Kevin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID272504

ISBN: 0855752351


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Some very minor creasing to front cover. 198 pages This book is about the directions taken in Australia to develop an Aboriginal curriculum in schools. View more info

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Being Black. Aboriginal Cutlures in 'settled' Australia

By: Keen, Ian [Editor]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID258222

ISBN: 0855751851


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 273 pages This book brings together the results of research by anthropologists who have worked in urban and rural communities in "settled" Australia: southeast Queensland, the coast and hinterland of NSW, Victoria, South Australia; the southwest of Western Australia; and in Darwin . The chapters document many aspects of Aboriginal social ... View more info

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A Grammar and Vocabulary of the Language of the Aborigines of the MacDonnell Ranges contained in the Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Volume XIV Part 1

By: Kempe, H. Rev.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia: 1891

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289623


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very good condition in original wrappers. Tiny chip to lower front edge. There are a number of black and white illustrations and coloured plates unrelated to Kempe's paper. 54 pages [article only] The Rev Kempe was a missionary attached to the Hermmansburg Mission. In this paper was presented to the Society on December 2, 1890. It dealt with the vocabulary of the tribe inhabiting the River Finke, but he also indicated that it 'is ... View more info

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Generations of Resistance The Aboriginal Struggle for Justice

By: Lippmann, Lorna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Longman Cheshire: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID122163

ISBN: 0582682657


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. Stamp to prelims. 243 pages Traces the Aboriginal struggle for justice from 1788 to the time of publication. Gives a wealth of detail on issues such as health, education, housing, and the law which will be of value to students and the general reader interested in race relations. View more info

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Wangkangurru of the Desert

By: Lucas, Judy & Barlow, Alex

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann Library: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295530

ISBN: 1863910352


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Ex Library copy but in very good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 64 pages Aboriginal peoples series. View more info

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The Boys From St Francis

By: Mallett, Ashley

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Mile End, SA, Wakefield Press: 2018

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302507

ISBN: 1743055803


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 286 pages Stories of the remarkable Aboriginal activists, artists and athletes who grew up in one seaside home in Adelaide. They included Charles Perkins, John Moriarty, Vince Copley, Harold Thomas and George Kruger. View more info