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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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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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Journal of Northern Territory History A Journal of History Heritage and Archaeology Issue No 27 2016

By: Fredericksen, Dr Clayton (Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2016

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296426


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 117 pages Contents include: 'Stakes ina Ring Fence', or How John Barrow Secured Australia for the British (Cameron); Northern Visions: The Commonwealth and he North Since 1945 (Megarrity); Borella's War The Making of a Legend (Dewar); Recollections of Two Territory Women of Life in the 1920s and 1930s (Asche; From China Clipper to Darwin Hulk: A History... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History A Journal of History Heritage and Archaeology Issue No 26 2015

By: Fredericksen, Dr Clayton (Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2015

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296425


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 103 pages Contents include: Darwin's Filipino Volunteers for he Australian Imperial Force: In the Tradition of Jose Rizal (Rosenzweig); In Memory of the Visit of the Kaiwo Maru (Lamb); Sailors, Submariners and Seabee: The US Navy in Darwin 1941-1945 (Powell); Conquering Distance: The Establishment of ABC Medium Wave radion in the Northern Territory (Wel... 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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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

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The Far North Country

By: Newland, S. [Simpson]

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Burden & Bonython, Advertiser Office: 1887

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288084


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Red cloth boards [as noted in Ferguson 13317] are faded at spine and upper edge. Free endpapers are tanned. Interior is clean. 39 pages A reprint of articles originally published in the Advertiser of the author's trip through the centre of Australia. As well as touching on colonial politics it also addresses the issue of Aboriginal people. The author is now best known for his early novel of colonial South Australia '... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History A Journal of History Heritage and Archaeology Issue No 24 2013

By: Powell, Alan & Fredericksen, Dr Clayton (Editors); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2013

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296428


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Two small marks to front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 104 pages Contents include: Settlement or Solitude? An Assessment of the Site of Fort Wellington, Raffles Bay (Fredericksen & De La Rue): Macassans and the Turtle Dreaming (Zalewski); Northern Territory Optimism: The Preliminary Scientific Expedition to the Northern Territory, 1911 (McGregor); The Judicial Murder of Poor ... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History issue No 18 2007

By: Powell, Alan (General Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2007

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296422


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 80 pages Contents include: Convict Labour in Noth Australia's Colonial Settlements: Shifting Attitudes (reid); Looking Through Other People's masks: Sport and Leisure in the Northern Territory 1869-1911 (Stephen); An Engineer's War 2: RAAF, Australian Army and Civilian Construction Engineersin the Northern Territory during World War 2 (Powell); A Histor... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History issue No 20 2009

By: Powell, Alan (General Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2009

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296421


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 114 pages Contents include: Why Not Port Darwin? The Reluctance to Settle North Australia's Finest Port (Reid); History and Statehood in Australia's Northern Territory 2003-2008 (Carment); The Pastoral Leases Investigation Committee 1933-1935 (Ling); Michael Terry The Last Explorer? (Dewar); 'Stuff at the Core of the Land Rights Claims' The Strehlow Col... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History issue No 21, 2010

By: Powell, Alan (General Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2010

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296420


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 115 pages Contents include: '...to prevent the paffing of fhips...': Fort Dundas, Melville Island (de la Rue); The Japanese and the Aborigines: An overview of the efforts to stop the prostitution of coastal and island women (Morris); The Payne-Fletcher Board of Enquiry, 1937; The Racial Politics of Public Health in 1910's China Town (Chua); eva Sack's ... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History issue No 14, 2013

By: Powell, Alan (General Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2003

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID294463


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 105 pages Contents include: Archaeology at Fort Dundas 1975-2000 (Fredericksen); The Eye of the Storm: Surveillance, Security and The Darwin-Ambon International Yacht Race 1976-1998 (Coulehan & Soselisa); God Colonialism and the End of the World (Mitchell); The Shaping of Northern Identiy (Parry); People Got A Gun: The 1914 Melville Island Enquiry (Fraw... View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History issue No 22 2011

By: Powell, Alan (General Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2011

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296424


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 125 pages Contents include: 'Far too little Flogging': Chinese and the Criminal Justice System in the Northern Territory (Gray); Weathering the Winds of Change (Giese); Circus in the Far North 1877-1987 (St Leon); The Aboriginal All-Stars and Beyond: The Northern Terriory's Role in the National Australian Football Narrative 9Ritchie); Darwin and the Phi... View more info

Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XV, Part I. July 1892

By: Tate, Professor Ralph [Edited by]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adelaide, W.C. Rigby, Publisher and Bookseller: 1892

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276416


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 190 pages + 12 pages of plates Includes the following Papers: Introduced Plants into the Northern Territory [Holtze]; Descriptions of New South Australian Lepidoptera [Lower]; List of South Australian Species of Kangaroos and Wallabies [Zietz]; Descriptions of New Genera and Species of Australian Coleoptera [Blackburn]; The Energy of the Electromagnetic Field [Bragg]; The P... View more info

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The Native Tribes of South Australia with an introductory chapter by J. D. Woods.

By: Woods, J.D. [et al]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Friends of State Library of South Australia: [1879]2009

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID246836


Very Good+ condition - a nice copy. Illustrated with several lithographs. Facsimile reprint of 1879 edition. Australiana Facsimile Editions No. 215. [xlii]316pages. This edition comprises six papers; The Narrinyeri - by The Rev. George Taplin; The Adelaide Tribe - by Dr. Wyatt, J.P.; The Encounter Bay Tribe - by The Rev. A Meyer; The Port Lincoln Tribe - by The Rev. C.W. Schurmann; The Dieyerie Tribe - by S. Gason; Vocabulary of Woolner District Dialect [Northern Terr... View more info