A Concise Companion to Aboriginal History
This book provides an overview of Australian Aboriginal history from creation stories involving the Dreaming through to Aboriginal cultural and political activity in the 21st century. Its alphabetically arranged entries include biographies, historical events, pioneering work by anthropologists, historical controversies, literature and sport, and a number of social issues. Malcolm Prentis has paid particular attention to covering all regions of Australia and the Torres Strait Islands, and all…
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Roy Ramsay worked with the Field Ambulance in Egypt, on hospital ships evacuating the wound and sick from Gallipoli in WWI. He served on the Western Front, enduring the shocking ph..
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Researched and produced by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) in consultation with major New South Wales Aboriginal organizations a..
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"From time immemorial, a people called the Djabugay lived in the rainforests behind Cairns in Tropical Far North Queensland. Trade routes from the coast to the lush tablelands and ..
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General account of Aboriginal reaction to whites and white reaction to Aborigines since initial settlement...
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A cornucopia covering virtually every aspect of the English language as well as language in general, from abbreviations to split infinitives, including substantial entries on key s..
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General introduction to Aboriginal life cycle, economy, material culture, religion and practices...