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The Australian Aborigines Fully Revised Edition

By: Elkin, A.P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1986

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID144071


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 397pages View more info

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The Red Centre. Man and Beast in the Heart of Australia

By: Finlayson, H.H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1979

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID297053


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Very dark green vinyl boards with gilt to spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Large folded map to rear. One of only 717 copies. Australiana Facsimiles 206. [Peade A206]. Libraries Board flyer promoting the item glued to front pastedown. 146 pages A compelling evocation of the centre of Australia by this renowned Australian mammologist. First published in 1935. View more info

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Fatal Collisions. The South Australian frontier and the violence of memory

By: Foster, Robert; Hosking, Rick & Nettlebeck, Amanda

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Kent Town SA, Wakefield Press: 2017

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID271507


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Black & white illustrations. 168 pages An examination of violence, generally racially based, in historical rural South Australia and how it was reported at the time and has been remembered. View more info

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Poverty among Aboriginal Families in Adelaide

By: Gale, Fay and Binnion, Joan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Government Publishing Service: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID6024


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Overall Good+ Condition. Some rubbing to spine edges. Ownership stamp to half-title page and to inside of rear cover 52pages. Australian Government Commission of Inquiry into Poverty. View more info

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Aboriginal Youth and the Criminal Justice System. The injustice of Justice?

By: Gale, Gay, Bailey-Harris, Rebecca & Wundersitz, Joy

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295641


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. 156 pages This book is vital reading for those concerned about the subtle and tenacious discrimination which can remain institutionalised within a system. Fay Gale was a highly regarded Australian academic noted for her work on Aboriginal issues. This book focuses on the experience in South Australia but could be widely applied to th... View more info

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What Became of the Australian Aborigines?

By: Gamack, Ronald S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Exeter, UK, Wheaton: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297030


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 90 pages View more info

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Songs of the Dreamtime

By: Gandadila, Terry [Commentary by]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fidado: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID249875


Square Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in a very good dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour reproductions of the paintings of Jack Wunuwun and colour photographs. 48 pages Ancestral story of the Murrungun/Djinang Clan, Miwirnbi, Northern Territory. Images courtesy of The Holms a Court Collection. View more info

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Melding of Two Spirits: From the 'Yiminga' of the Tiwi to the 'Yiminga' of Christianity (Occasional Papers No. 35)

By: Gardiner, Sister Anne

Price: $15.00

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

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID292214


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Stapled bound - card covers. Decorated in black & white by Ancilla Puruntatameri. 9 pages The text of a talk given by Sister Anne Gardiner at the State Library in 1991. Sister Anne was the Principal of St Theresa's School, Nguiu on Bathurst Island at the time of the speech, View more info

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The Aborigines [Signed by Author]

By: Gibbs, R.M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Longman Cheshire: 1974

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID297931


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Inscribed and Signed by the author. 112 pages Revised edition includes material on the Mabo decision, the process of reconciliation, supplemented by a reading list, research exercises and comprehensive index. View more info

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Me and Mary Kangaroo

By: Glbert, Kevin

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296489


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 55 pages A true story from the author's childhood. View more info

Image for Punu. Yankunytatjara Plant Use. Traditional Methods of Preparing Foods, Medicines, Utensils and Weapons from Native Plants

Punu. Yankunytatjara Plant Use. Traditional Methods of Preparing Foods, Medicines, Utensils and Weapons from Native Plants

By: Goddard, Cliff & Kalotas, Arpad [Compiled and Edited by]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID296333


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations by Julie Jones [with additional illustrations by Jill Hodson, Mary Flynn & Heather Carey.] Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 166 pages View more info

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Abrogating Responsibility Vesteys, Anthropology and the future of Aboriginal People

By: Gray, Geoffrey

Price: $42.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID286443


MINT - a NEW copy. 291 pages Examines the 1940s Northern Territory based work of noted anthropologists Ronald and Catherine Berndt, the relationship with the, then, large cattle producing concern, Vesteys and the Aboriginal people. Abrogating Responsibility seeks answers to the question: how was it possible, with so much knowledge about the horrendous conditions Aboriginal people laboured and lived in, and so many well-intentioned agencies and individuals, that nothing ... View more info

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The Kaurna, first people in Adelaide [Aboriginal People of South Australia]

By: Groome, Howard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Tjintu Books: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID184484


Oblong Large octavo size [28x21cm approx]. Good+ condition - Around staples is worn. With illustrations by Jan Irvine. 32 pages Designed for 8-12 year olds, the book aims to help children understand the variety of lifestyles lived by the original inhabitants of South Australia. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VII No 3

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1943

Seller ID: ID276736


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. Original contents rebound in facsimile covers. 70 pages Contains various papers on Australian Acarina, Spiders, Endoparasites. Also includes two papers on Aboriginal implements "Some Aboriginal Stone Implements of Western Australia" by Noone [9 pages] and "South Australian Microlithic Stone Implements'' by Campbell and Noone [26 pages]. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VI No 3

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1939

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID282066


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Facsimile card covers. Contents original. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 127 pages Contains various articles on Fossil Chitons, Pygmy Sperm Whale, Gammaridea, Astroconus and amphipoda. Also includes " Eagle and Crow Myths of the Maraura Tribe, Lower Darling River, New South Wales" by Tindale and "The Evolution of the Human Motif in Papuan Arrow Design" by Berndt. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VII No 2 December1942

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1942

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID290062


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Original contents rebound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 85 pages Contains various articles on Acarina of Australia, Nemotodes, ghost Moths. Also includes "Ceremonial Objects of the Dieri Tribe, Cooper Creek, South Australia." By Vogelsang; an a lengthy article "Echinodermata of the Flindersian Region of South Australia" by Cotton and Godfrey. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VI No 4

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1941

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID290058


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Original contents rebound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 157 pages Contains various articles on Copepoda, Molluscs, Australian Acarina. Also includes "Fossil Human Skull Fragments of Probably Pleistocene Age from Aitape, New Guinea" by Fenner; "Some Polychrome Incised Pottery Ware from Mt Turu, New Guinea" by Tinsdale; "Flint Instruments of Tasmanian Manufacture Fou... View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VII No 4

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276735


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. Original contents rebound in facsimile covers 101 pages Contains papers on Acarina, Sharks, Cowrie Shells of Fiji and Sand-dwelling Cumacea. Also includes important papers on Australian Aborigines - " Large Stone Implements from South Australia" by H.M.Cooper [26 pages] and "Some Aboriginal Camp Sites in Woakwine Range Region of South East of South Australia." By... View more info

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Dreamtime Justice

By: Hall, Vic

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254745


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ edges a little rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 160 pages An account of the killing of Albert McColl and Rev. John Evans in Northern Territory in early 1930s. The author was one of four members of the patrol that set out to investigate the killings. View more info

The Dreamtime Society

By: Hallows, John

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID9571


Octavo size,, Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket, now protected. Mild edgewear to DJ and small tear to upper front edge. 282pages. View more info