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The Rivers Of Home: Frank Lacy - Kimberley Pioneer

by Nixon, Marion 1936 -

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Published
1975
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Very Good Condition
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Edition Unstated
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Marion Nixon, Perth, 1975. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs and Map. Frank Boswood Lacy, born in New Zealand in 1899, came to the Kimberleys in 1923 and worked as a drover; account of Forrest River Mission, Munja Aboriginal Settlement and Mount Elizabeth Station; details of Aboriginal culture and work in cattle… Read more
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Melbourne Dreaming

by Eidelson, Meyer 1951 –

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Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781922059710
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AU$22.03

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Aboriginal Studies Press, Canberra, 2014. Second Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Illustrator: photographs and Map. Told through precincts of significance to the city's Aboriginal people, 'Melbourne Dreaming' allows readers to appreciate Aboriginal people's enormous cultural, historical, social and economic contribution to the city. Designed for guided tours or self- guided walks with key travel information,… Read more
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Aboriginal Myths

by Bozic, Streten ( aka Wongar, B. ) in conjunction with Alan Marshall

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780726001130
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AU$14.68

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Gold Star Publications, Melbourne, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover (illustrated Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 400 g.; 143 pages, illustrated with a high proportion of full-page colour photographs. Comprises 26 "myths". the dust jacket is rubbed across the top edge with some loss of colour, previous owner name at the top… Read more
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The Aborigine Today

by Leach Barbara ( Editor ]

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Australian Edtion
ISBN
9780600300595
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Paul Hamlyn, Dee Why West, New South Wales, 1971. First Australian Edtion. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Roderick Hulsbergen -- Photographer. 160 pages, notes, bibliography, notes on the writers and acknowledgements. Black-and-white photographic endpapers showing a sacred Banyan tree in Arnhem Land. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography and colour photography… Read more
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Australia's Great River: the Murray Valley - Past and Present

by Younger, R. M. (Ronald Michel), 1917- 2007

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909119003
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AU$18.36

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Horizon, Swan Hill, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.0 kg; 256 pp. (double columns). the binding and book are in very good condition, with the dust jacket rubbed at the tips of the fold others and the top and bottom of the spine, and also having a 0.5 inch tear… Read more
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Aboriginal language areas in Victoria : a report to the Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages

by Clark, Ian D., 1958-

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Published
1996
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Very Good Condition
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Edition Unstated
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Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages, Melbourne, 1996. Edition Unstated. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition. Illustrator: map. the project brief outline four objectives of the Aboriginal Language Areas in Victoria Project: one identify the language areas as they existed at the time of contact with Europeans; two identify, where possible, the dialects spoken within these language… Read more
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The Vandemonian War – The secret history of Britain's Tasmanian invasion

by Brodie, Nick

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Published
2017
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781743793114
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Hardie Grant Books, Richmond, 2017. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Maps & reproductions of documents & art. A secondhand copy, there is no damage to describe. Illustrated with reproductions of three maps of Tasmania and a number of colour plates in the centre of the book, indexed. This is the story of how the… Read more
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Australia In between Cultures. Specialist Session papers from the 1998 Australian Academy of the Humanities Symposium

by Bennett, Bruce – editor

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909897437
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The Australian Academy of the Humanities, Canberra, 1999. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. a second-hand copy with no damage, and no annotations. The book investigates questions and problems raised by over a variety of intellectual disciplines and fields of study. A number of papers focus on the relationship between indigenous and nonindigenous Australians. – Page… Read more
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Aboriginal Culture Today

by Rutherford, Anna – editor

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781871049558
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Dangeroo Press, Sydney, 1988. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. second-hand copy, clean, no annotations, no damage. Book contains creative material, articles and statements by major Aboriginal artists on art, children's literature, criticism, film, country and western music, political posters, photography, publishing and creative writing. Other important issues it deals with include Aboriginal deaths… Read more
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Words or Blows – Racial Attitudes in Australia

by Lippmann, Lorna

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140217025
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Penguin, Ringwood, Victoria, 1973. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. In this book the author presents a clear and authoritative view of the history of race relations in Australia and the position of Aborigines today (1973) using material gathered during the original research in country towns in Victoria and New South Wales, she… Read more
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The Aborigines and Their Country

by Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976

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Published
1969
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Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1969. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 950 g; 144 pages, illustrated throughout with black-and-white, and colour photographs, mainly taken by the author. The author's photographs cover many aspects of aboriginal life and people; food gathering, the making of weapons and tools, art forms of various kinds, family… Read more
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Aboriginal Health & Society : The Traditional and Contemporary Aboriginal Struggle for Better Health

by Saggers, Sherry & Gray, Dennis

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781863730570
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Allen &? Unwin, North Sydney, 1991. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: map & figures and tables. second-hand copy, no damage, no annotations, no damage. Since the early 1970s it has been acknowledged that Aboriginal ill-health is attributable to impoverished conditions. This book builds upon these views by linking the help of Aborigines directly… Read more
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Wanting

by Flanagan, Richard

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781741666557
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Knopf, North Sydney, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. (8), 256, (8) pages, in original textured black papered boards (forms an image to match the dust jacket), with colour illustrated dust jacket. The original place marker ribbon is slightly frayed. No other damage to describe. Reminiscent of Rousseau's Golden Savage, the setting is… Read more
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Monty" the Biography of C P Mountford

by Lamshed, Max

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851794273
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 550 g; IV, 222 pp., list of illustrations, index. Numerous illustrations in black and white. Colour illustrated dustwrapper sun faded on the spine and rear panel. When writing this book, the author had the advantage of many interviews with Mr Mountford, who… Read more
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Raft

by Goldenberg, Howard

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9781876462857
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Hybrid Publishers, Melbourne, 2010. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: map. second-hand copy, no damage to describe colour illustrated cover, map showing the various locations named in the book. Includes a short annotated bibliography. "Rafter might have sunk before its launch and without the support of very numerous friends who read chapters and gave advice… Read more
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The Ribbon and the Ragged Square: An Australian Journey

by Christmas, Linda

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140066333
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AU$9.34

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Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1987. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, page edges somewhat browned with age, fine reading creases to the spine. No other damage previous owners name on the top of the 1st page. In this, the author's 1st book, the author relates the 9 months spent journeying around the country,… Read more
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The Timeless Land

by Dark, Eleanor

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780858357082
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Times House, Sydney, 1987. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition. My aim has been to get a picture of the 1st settlement of Sydney, which is always true in broad outline, and often in detail, but I make no claims to strict historical accuracy either in my dealings with the white men or the black. –… Read more
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Snake Cradle

by Sykes, Roberta B

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781864485134
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Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, New South Wales, 1997. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 550 g; 330 pages, illustrated with some black-and-white photographs. In original colour illustrated paperback binding. This is the first volume of Roberta's three volume autobiography SNAKE DREAMING and chronicles the early years of one of Australia's best-known… Read more
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Women and Health; An Introduction to Issues

by Saltman, Deborah

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780729502856
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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Sydney, 1991. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. this book developed out of 2 courses on women and help run as part of the Masters programmes at the University of New South Wales. It explores the role of women in healthcare in European and Australian history, and looks at women's major health needs,… Read more
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A history of the Australian churches

by Breward, Ian

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781863734462
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Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. A clean copy, slight signs of handling to the front edges of the pages, appears to be internally clean. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, formats, and seven charts. Includes extensive bibliography, chapter notes & index. This book deals with theological, liturgical and constitutional changes in the major… Read more
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