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Image for Manners and Customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay Tribe: South Australia

Manners and Customs of the Aborigines of the Encounter Bay Tribe: South Australia

By: Meyer, H.E.A.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1963[1846]

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID143057


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in brown synthetic boards. Small bumps to top of spine and bottom corner. South Australian Facsimile Series No. 20. A scarce title. 15 pages Originally published in 1846. View more info

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My Place

By: MORGAN, Sally

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID302169


Octavo Size. Very Good+ condition. . 358 pages View more info

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The Aborigines And Their Country

By: Mountford, Charles P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID285269


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected inour purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 143 pages View more info

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Australian Aboriginal Portraits

By: Mountford, Charles P.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302347


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ is lightly age-toned. Illustrated with full-page Black and White Photographs. 89 pages 39 studies by Mountford who was a leading Australian anthropologist and also a very talented photographer. The Contents include "The Babies"; "The Boys and Girls"; "Youth and Initiation"; "The Women"; "... View more info

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Bush Tucker Magic

By: Palethorpe, Jan (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID296988


Oblong Octavo Size [approx 22.8 x 15.3cm] Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations. unpaginated A collection of prints and recipes. View more info

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Hasluck versus Coombs. White Politics and Australia's Aborigines

By: Partington, Geoffrey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Quakers Hill Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID122156


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 156 pages Book is structured into two parts - Part I is Policies & Part 2 is Outcomes. View more info

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The Integration of Music and Belief in Australian Aboriginal Culture in Religious Traditions Vol 1 No 1 April 1978

By: Payne, Helen; Sharma, Arvind & Kesarcodi-Watson, Ian [Editors]

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pit Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288367


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Spine lightly faded. 11 pages [Articles and Maps]; 60 pages [Book] Includes other related articles on world religions. View more info

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The Dystopia in the Desert The Silent Culture of Australia's Remotest Aboriginal Communities

By: Purtill, Tadgh

Price: $46.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293491


MINT - a NEW copy. 267 pages The Ngaanyatjarra Lands, deep in Western Australia, are home to the country's most remote Aboriginal communities. Beset by social problems, the communities and their residents are detached from mainstream Australia by factors of distance and culture. But the Ngaanyatjarra region remains obscure for other reasons. Its peculiar operational culture, which arises from the curious relationship between community members and whitefella staff, has be... View more info

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Charles Perkins. A Biography

By: Read, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID273740


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Gift card taped to front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 352 pages Using extensive personal interviews and previously unpublished material, the author has written a perceptive biography of a charismatic leader. View more info

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Aboriginal Words and Place Names

By: Reed, A. W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, NSW, Reed: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301251


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Black & white illustrations. 286 pages View more info

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The Killing At Risdon Cove

By: Refshauge, W. F.

Price: $37.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287952


MINT - a NEW copy. The discolouration on the cover is part of the design. 154 pages An analytical approach to the events at Tasmania's Risdon Cove on 3 May 1804 where between 3 to fifty Indigenous people were killed by British soldiers. View more info

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The Health of Aboriginal Australia

By: Reid, Janice & Trompf, Peggy (Edited by)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID297224


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 436 pages The history and issues of Aboriginal Australians. View more info

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The Grand Experiment. Two Boys, Two Cultures

By: Ride, Anouk

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hachette Australia: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296596


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 221 pages View more info

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Children of the Desert. The Western Tribes of Central Australia Volume 1

By: Roheim, Geza; Edited, and with introduction by Werner Muensterberger.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID157381


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 262 pages Geza Roheim was the first psychoanalyst to test widely held psychoanalytic concepts against his own original anthropological fieldwork. Roheim's interpretations still have an immediacy, a richness and a freshness that is lacking in most other works of this kind. The research reflects a native culture that is rel... View more info

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The Wind of Change in Central Australia The Aborigines at Angas Downs, 1962

By: Rose, Frederick G. G.

Price: $260.00

Publisher: Berlin, Akademie Verlag: 1965

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID299198


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Good + Condition. Small chip to base of spine and tiny nick to base of rear cover and last few pages. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Diagrams. Black and white maps - one fold-out. 382 pages Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin Völkerkundliche Forschungen Herausgegeben von der Sektion fur Volkerkunde und Deutsche Volkskunde Band 5. View more info

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After Mabo. Interpreting indigenous traditions.

By: Rowse, Tim

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Carlton, Melbourne University Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID295562


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 158 pages Tim Rowse draws on such disciplines as history, political science, anthropology, cultural studies, ecology and archaeology to introduce some ways of perceiving Aboriginality. View more info

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Aboriginal Voices Telling Stories From The Port [Signed]

By: Sanderson, Von and Giles, Glenn with Mandy Brusnaham [as told to]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Authors: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID277327


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 158 pages Stories of 22 Indigenous people from Port Adelaide, South Australia. The idea was to celebrate, acknowledge and record some of their achievements and to counter the negative views of Aboriginal Australians as dependent upon Government initiatives and funding. View more info

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Uncle Tom's Wurley

By: Scarborough, Rev. J.C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254154


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 61 pages Account of aboriginal life and culture in South Australia. View more info

Image for Aboriginal Advancement to Integration: Conditions and Plans for Western Australia

Aboriginal Advancement to Integration: Conditions and Plans for Western Australia

By: Schapper, Henry P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID205014


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good[Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Fold-out map to rear. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. [xxi]195pages. This book was designed to stimulate debate about ideas and methods in Indigenous affairs in Western Australia. Foreword by W.E.H. Stanner. View more info

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Aborigines in the Economy Employment, Wages and Training

By: Sharp, Ian G. and Tatz, Colin M. (Editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Jacaranda Press (in association with Monash University): 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221459


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. Endpapers maps. Page edges lightly tanned with age. 382 pages This book deals with the important questions concerning Aboriginal employment, wages and training. It presents facts and opinions drawn from a diverse group of people, all of whom have an interest in some aspects of Aborigines in the economy. These include Aborigines, Aborig... View more info