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An historical geography of the pre-European inhabitants of the Adelaide Plains

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An historical geography of the pre-European inhabitants of the Adelaide Plains
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An historical geography of the pre-European inhabitants of the Adelaide Plains
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Summary
Attempt to reconstruct the economy and material culture of the extinct Kaurna people; interrelations between man and his technology and his environment; survey of early contacts; population estimates, note on smallpox epidemic; economic units, foods, labour divisions; food gathering, marine and riverine foods - netting techniques, wildfowl and insect foods, animal foods, hunting methods, method of making game nets; preparation of foods; clothing and personal adornment; weapons and stone implements - 3 types of spears, propelling sticks, shields, clubs, werpoo; hafted implements, review of literature on stone industries, classification, assemblages and sequences; analysis of recorded surface sites and stone implements, similarities between Wakefield River and Hallet Cove implements; table showing order of occurrence of pirris, microlithic implements and butted blades at 20 sites; Appendix 1; Specific contents of diet (food categories, Aboriginal or common names, scientific names); Appendix 2; Diet table based on midden material
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1944-
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Ellis, R. W.
Date time place
1968
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B.A. (Hons.) Thesis - University of Adelaide
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An historical geography of the pre-European inhabitants of the Adelaide Plains
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Publication
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Typescript
Control code
M0041929
Extent
viii, 90 p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying, quotation open
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
6139
System control number
0049325
Label
An historical geography of the pre-European inhabitants of the Adelaide Plains
Publication
Note
Typescript
Control code
M0041929
Extent
viii, 90 p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying, quotation open
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
6139
System control number
0049325

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