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The Making of the Aborigines

By: Attwood, Bain

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1989

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298554


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 181 pages View more info

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Anthropological Notes on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia Contained in Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XXXI

By: Basedow, Herbert; Howchin, Walter (Editor)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated): 1907

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293427


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Illustrated with colour and black and white plates. 62 pages + 19 plates (357 pages + 29 plates) As well as black and white photographs the Basedow paper also includes two colour plates of rock drawings. The paper recounts Basedow's experience in 1905 during a geological expedition in Northern Territory. As well as this paper the Proceedings also include a number of natural h... View more info

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Daughters of the Dreaming

By: Bell, Diane

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, McPhee Gribble Publishers: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID251599


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 342 pages View more info

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Pioneers & Settlers. The Aboriginal Australians

By: Berndt, Catherine H. & Berndt, Ronald M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Pitman Australia: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID83140


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 150 pages View more info

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Telling Stories : Aboriginal Australian and Torres Strait Islander Performance

By: Casey, Maryrose

Price: $42.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID268937


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 183 pages Since the late eighteenth century, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander initiated performances have been an important part of cross-cultural communication in Australia. This book investigates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander historical practices for performances for entertainment; how they adapted to colonisation and how these performance prac... View more info

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Larrpan ga Buduyurr The Spear and the Cloud (signed by Author)

By: Clarke, Bernard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300365


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Signed by the author. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 323 pages When Bernard Clarke asked the Church for an Indigenous colleague in his work with Yolnu and Arakpi, his lifelong friendship with Gatjil Djerrkura began. Together they worked with Yolnu of East Arnhem Land in their struggle to find justice and control of their own lives. View more info

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The Aborigines of Arnhem Land

By: Cole, Keith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID155699


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Signed by the author. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 298 pages View more info

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Dust for the Dancers

By: Dean, Beth and Carell, Victor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266393


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with a closed tear to lower fold of rear flap - repaired with tape - no loss. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Sketch maps of the main placed referred to in the book to the endpapers. Previous owner's details to lower edge of front free end paper. x, 214 pages An account of the author's 10,000... View more info

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Simply Human Beings

By: Docker, E.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276742


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 260 pages Starts with a brief description of Walgett, an Aboriginal community of the time and then outlines the history of white and Aboriginal Australia. View more info

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The Australian Aborigines

By: Elkin, A.P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID203058


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a minor crease in laminate & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 397 pages View more info

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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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Settlement & Encounter Geographical Studies presented to Sir Grenfell Price

By: Gale, Fay & Lawton, Graham H. [Editors]

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID268459


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Spine a bit rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs, Maps & Diagrams. 251 pages A collection of studies by a number of different authorities, all concerned with the main theme of contact, and often conflict, between man and his environment. Papers include one by Michael Williams on patterns of settlement in South Australia, F.H. Bauer's paper on attempts to settle in the humid tropics o... 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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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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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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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: ID258637


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. Original contents in fascimile covers. 70 pages Contains various articles on Australian Acarina, Spiders, Endoparasites. Also includes "Some Aboriginal Stone Implements of Western Australia" by Noone and "South Australian Microlithic Stone Implements'' by Campbell and Noone. 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 VII No 4

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1943

Seller ID: ID258638


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

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume IV No 3

By: Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1931

Seller ID: ID258633


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and Diagrams. Original contents in facsimile covers. 133 pages Contains articles on Beaked Whales from South Australia, the Goose-beaked Whale in New Ireland, the Pigmy Right Whale in South Australian Waters, the Australian Xanthid Crab, Pelecypoda from the “Flindersian” Region, South Australia, Staphylinidae in the South Australian Museum and Australian Coleoptera. Also includ... 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


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