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The Resource Aboriginal life in the rainforest, by the Aboriginal people of Jumbun ; compiled and photographed by Helen Pedley

Aboriginal life in the rainforest, by the Aboriginal people of Jumbun ; compiled and photographed by Helen Pedley

Label
Aboriginal life in the rainforest
Title
Aboriginal life in the rainforest
Statement of responsibility
by the Aboriginal people of Jumbun ; compiled and photographed by Helen Pedley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Lifestyle of the Jumbun community at Murray upper; introduction includes notes on landscape, climate, vegetation, animals, seasons, prehistory, food gathering , social structure and recent history; gives detailed descriptions with photographs and bilingual text of material culture; detailed descriptions of dwelling (mija) construction, construction of various kinds of baskets, preparation of food from poisonous seeds of cycads (bangginyu) and Moreton Bay Chestnut (black bean or mirrayn), catching and smoking or roasting of eels
Cataloging source
ANB
Dewey number
305.89915
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pedley, Helen
  • Queensland
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jirrbal (Australian people)
  • Girramay (Australian people)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aboriginal life in the rainforest, by the Aboriginal people of Jumbun ; compiled and photographed by Helen Pedley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • CIP confirmed
  • For primary and secondary school students
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 72
Control code
abn92373360
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
viii, 72 p.
Isbn
9780724251841
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, col. ports.
Label
Aboriginal life in the rainforest, by the Aboriginal people of Jumbun ; compiled and photographed by Helen Pedley
Publication
Note
  • CIP confirmed
  • For primary and secondary school students
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 72
Control code
abn92373360
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
viii, 72 p.
Isbn
9780724251841
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, col. ports.

Library Locations

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