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Brown men and red sand : wanderings in wild Australia / by Charles P. Mountford.

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Record title

Brown men and red sand : wanderings in wild Australia / by Charles P. Mountford.

Call numbers

572.9901/46A1

Record identifier

74Vv8DrQPGXl

Brown men and red sand : wanderings in wild Australia / by Charles P. Mountford.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74Vv8DrQPGXl

Brown men and red sand : wanderings in wild Australia / by Charles P. Mountford.

Full title

Brown men and red sand : wanderings in wild Australia / by Charles P. Mountford.

Publisher

Melbourne : Robertson & Mullens, 1948.

Date

1948.

Call Numbers

572.9901/46A1

Record Identifier

74Vv8DrQPGXl

Language

English

Formats

Physical Description

Contents

xv, 181 p., [60] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports., maps ; 23 cm.

Publication information

Publisher

Melbourne : Robertson & Mullens, 1948.

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

Musgrave, Mann, Tomkinson Ranges, Mount Olga and Mount Connor, Ayers Rock; Bidjandjadjara childrens games, secular dances; initiation; Dreamtime legends; magic & medicine men; Ayers Rock legends and paintings; Big Sunday; burial ritual; games; hunting and cooking; distribution of food; rainmaking ritual; legends and cosmogony; conception beliefs.

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Full title

Brown men and red sand : wanderings in wild Australia / by Charles P. Mountford.

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Other eds. have subtitle: Journeyings in wild Australia.

Map on lining papers.

Includes index.

Date Published

1948.

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

572.9901/46A1

Record Identifier

74Vv8DrQPGXl

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74Vv8DrQPGXl

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

DDC

919.42

MMS ID

991014081769702626

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