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Image for The Killing At Risdon Cove

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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FRONTIER Aborigines, Settlers and Land

By: Reynolds, Henry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1996

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID209106


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Small patch of whiteout to ffep. 234 pages View more info

Image for The Grand Experiment.  Two Boys, Two Cultures

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

Image for The Feathered Serpent The Mythological Genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson

The Feathered Serpent The Mythological Genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson

By: Robinson, Roland

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Sydney, Edwards & Shaw: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294481


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. The Dust jacket is edgeworn with home-made sticky tape repairs to inside at top of spine. The book is a little rubbed at spine edges and page edges are a faintly tanned. Foreword by T. G. H. Strehlow. Introduction by the Author. Illustrated with four magnificent full page colour plates and a number of black and white drawings. xvi, 87 pages Full... View more info

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Wandjina Children of the Dreamtime Aboriginal Myths and Legends

By: Robinson, Roland (compiler)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1968

Seller ID: ID297311


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Ex-library but only indication are some faint tape marks to endpapers and some pocket residue to rear free endpaper. Decorated boards have a wear to corners. Foxing to upper edge. Colour and black & white illustrations. 112 pages View more info

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

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

Image for Aboriginal Voices Telling Stories From The Port [Signed]

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

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An Australian Native's Standpoint: Addresses by Will J. Sowden

By: Sowden, Will J

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID12528


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Main flaw is some flecking to top af spine and front hinge "started". Still a solid & clean copy.. 306pages View more info

Image for Talking for Country: The Land and its Song & The Ties That Bind Indigenous People Around the World [State Library of the Northern Territory Occasional Papers No 37

Talking for Country: The Land and its Song & The Ties That Bind Indigenous People Around the World [State Library of the Northern Territory Occasional Papers No 37

By: Stanton, Vai

Price: $15.00

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

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID295935


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. 10 pages The text of two talks given by the author in 1991 & 1993 as part of the "Under the Banyan Tree" series. View more info

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White Man's Dreaming. Killalpaninna Mission 1866-1915

By: Stevens, Christine

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID170823


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. 308 pages View more info

Image for Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911

Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911

By: Stirling, Dr E. C. ; Edited by Walter Howchin

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288468


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Article included nine black & white plates. Pp 4-46 [257 pages] An examination into an outbreak of smallpox endured by the Narrinyeri [Ngarrindjeri] people of South Australia prior to white settlement. Includes lengthy testimony by Indigenous woman, Mrs Louisa Karpeny as well as discussion concerning other small pox outbreaks amongst Australian Aborigines. View more info

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Attitudes and Social Conditions. Aborigines in Australian Society

By: Taft, Ronald; Dawson, John & Beasley, Pamela

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID147040


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small texta mark to ffep [over name I presume]. 190 pages Three essays on social issues facing Aboriginal people - one in Western Australia and the other two in New South Wales. But, as the blurb says, these studies will be on interest to anyone concerned with European-Aboriginal relations. View more info

Image for Aborigines & Uranium and other essays

Aborigines & Uranium and other essays

By: Tatz, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann Educational Australia: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296597


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 190 pages View more info

Image for Aboriginal Voices. Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers

Aboriginal Voices. Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers

By: Thompson, Liz

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Simon & Schuster Australia: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID222340


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 176 pages View more info