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Understanding Aboriginal Culture

By: Havecker, Cyril

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Murwillumbah, Australia, Cosmos: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID232544


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 106 pages Edited and with a Foreword by Yvonne Malykke 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


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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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


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

Aborigines & The Mining Companies in Northern Australia

By: Howitt, Ritchie & Douglas, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Alternative Publishing Co-operative Ltd: 1983

Seller ID: ID108178


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations. 110 pages View more info

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Aborigines of Australia

By: Hoyt, Olga

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co.: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID187081


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 128 pages. 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


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


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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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


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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Aboriginal Civilisation

By: Johnston, Susan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Methuen Australia: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299315


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - some very minor wear to top edge of front cover. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 128 pages Part of the "How it Was" series designed for both the general reader and students. View more info

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Tracks

By: Jones, Max

Price: $20.00

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID246993


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 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


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


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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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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Moola Bulla. In The Shadow of the Mountain

By: Kimberley Language Resource Centre

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Broome, Western Australia, Magabala Books: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289840


Very Good Condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Told in local Aboriginal languages Kija, Jaru and Kriol, and translated into English 258 pages Moola Bulla: in the shadow of the mountain contains honesty, unexpected judgements and a unique humour that comes from a life of getting by. View more info

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The Battle of Parramatta 21 to 22 March 1797

By: Lim, Jonathan

Price: $19.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293490


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. 68 pages Making use of little-known sources and knowledge of the geography and settlement of the area, this book deals in depth with the battle and the dramatic events leading up to it, covering: the remarkable story of convict settlement in the frontier world of the Northern Boundary, today the Sydney suburbs of Carlingford, Oatlands and North Parramatta; the desperate guerrilla campaign waged by Pemulwuy; the doub... 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


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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Jilji Life in the Great Sandy Desert

By: Lowe, Pat (with Jimmy Pike)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Broome, Western Australia, Magabala Books: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297928


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Ex-library only one stamp to front free endpaper and some paper remails to rear endpapers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 147 pages 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


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