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The Resource Australian aborigines

Australian aborigines

Label
Australian aborigines
Title
Australian aborigines
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of the early Aborigines, including who the people were, where they lived, the rise of civilization, social structure, religion, art and architecture, science and technology, daily life, and entertainment and sports. Features include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, list of recommended reading and web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
994.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU123.4
LC item number
.A87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Early peoples
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Australian aborigines
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008032223.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the Aborigines? -- Where did the Aborigines live -- How do we know about the Aborigines' history -- Origins of the Aborigines -- Aborigines settle Australia -- Limited contact -- Tribes, clans, and territories -- The family -- The dreamtime -- Aboriginal rock art -- Magic and sorcery -- Law and order -- Festivals and ceremonies -- Music, dance, and storytelling -- Body painting and dress -- Tools and toolmaking -- Hunting -- Gathering food -- Growing up -- Health and medicines -- People of the coast -- People of the desert -- People of the rivers -- The Tasmanians -- The Torres Strait Islanders -- The coming of the Europeans -- Aboriginal resistance -- The Aborigines today
Control code
1197892
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780716621287
Lccn
2008032223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1197892
  • (Sirsi) 1197892
  • (OCoLC)236117364
Label
Australian aborigines
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008032223.html
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who were the Aborigines? -- Where did the Aborigines live -- How do we know about the Aborigines' history -- Origins of the Aborigines -- Aborigines settle Australia -- Limited contact -- Tribes, clans, and territories -- The family -- The dreamtime -- Aboriginal rock art -- Magic and sorcery -- Law and order -- Festivals and ceremonies -- Music, dance, and storytelling -- Body painting and dress -- Tools and toolmaking -- Hunting -- Gathering food -- Growing up -- Health and medicines -- People of the coast -- People of the desert -- People of the rivers -- The Tasmanians -- The Torres Strait Islanders -- The coming of the Europeans -- Aboriginal resistance -- The Aborigines today
Control code
1197892
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780716621287
Lccn
2008032223
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1197892
  • (Sirsi) 1197892
  • (OCoLC)236117364

Library Locations

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