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Image for Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VII No 4, November 30, 1943

Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VII No 4, November 30, 1943

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

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

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Winjan's People. The story of the South-West Australian Aborigines

By: Hammond, J.E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Perth, Hesperian Press: 1980[1933]

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID303120

ISBN: 0859050165


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Small sticker mark to front cover. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 84 pages The author had long experience of the aborigines of south-west Australia, having been in contact with them from about the early 1860s. 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

Image for Noonkambah. Whose Land, Whose Law

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

Image for Ngurrju Maninja Kurlangu. Yapa Nyurnu Kurlangu Bush Medicine

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

Image for A Straight-Out Man: F.W. Albrecht and Central Australian Aborigines

A Straight-Out Man: F.W. Albrecht and Central Australian Aborigines

By: Henson, Barbara

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID234058

ISBN: 0522846327


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 313 pages View more info

Image for Kabbarli. A Personal Memoir of Daisy Bates

Kabbarli. A Personal Memoir of Daisy Bates

By: Hill, Ernestine

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID205411

ISBN: 0207124787


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Top corner of rear of front free endpaper a little abraded as is the lower corner of the rear endpapers. 173pages 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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Vote Ferguson For Aboriginal Freedom A Biography

By: Horner, Jack

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australian and New Zealand Book Company: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID235159

ISBN: 0855520256


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 208 pages The biography of William Ferguson (1882-1950) combined with a detailed history of race relations between Aborigines and the whites of NSW. A detailed history of politics and race relations between 1900 and 1950. View more info

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

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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Australian Dreaming 40,000 Years of Aboriginal History

By: Isaacs, Jennifer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Lansdowne Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287941

ISBN: 0725408278


Folio Size. Very Good in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. This is a heavy book and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 304 pages The Aboriginal history of the Australian continent and its people, as told by the Aboriginal story-tellers. Colour photos throughout. View more info

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Conquest of the Ngarrindjeri The Story of the Lower Murray Lakes Tribes

By: Jenkin, Graham

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID277138

ISBN: 072701112X


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 300 pages A perceptive review of the modern history of the Aboriginal people of the Lower Murray Lakes in South Australia. Winner of the South Australian Biennial Literature Prize. View more info

Image for Australia's Ancient Aboriginal Past. A Global Perspective

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

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

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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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