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Aboriginal astronomy / Roslynn D. Haynes

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Aboriginal astronomy / Roslynn D. Haynes
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Aboriginal astronomy / Roslynn D. Haynes
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Extent and accuracy of Aboriginal observation of the night sky; celestial correlation with seasonal events; moral and mythological linkages with celestial phenomena; includes myths of Sun, Moon, Milky Way, Southern Cross, Venus, Orion and Pleiades, Magellanic Clouds and meteorites drawn from various sources, mainly from northern and central Australia; contrasts Aboriginal understandings with western astronomy. See also The astronomy of the Australian Aborigines for earlier version of this paper
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Haynes, R. D.
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Aboriginal astronomy / Roslynn D. Haynes
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Photocopy; Bibliography; p. 140
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M0012653
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p. 127-140; ill.
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p016275
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0010467
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Aboriginal astronomy / Roslynn D. Haynes
Publication
Note
Photocopy; Bibliography; p. 140
Control code
M0012653
Extent
p. 127-140; ill.
Stock number
p016275
System control number
0010467

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