The Resource Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years prospecting in Australia and Tasmania, by M.J. O'Reilly

Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years prospecting in Australia and Tasmania, by M.J. O'Reilly

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Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years prospecting in Australia and Tasmania
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Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years prospecting in Australia and Tasmania
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by M.J. O'Reilly
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By M.J. O'Reilly [Mulga Mick, pseud.]; One chapter on Aborigines (Arunta); avoidance relationships, initiation rites, food, childhood, education learning tracking, use of weapons, ceremonies, etc.; types of weapons used, message sticks, firemaking, wearing of Kaditcha shoes in desert; burial rites, scarification of body
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approximately 1879-1958
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O'Reilly, M. J.
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  • O'Reilly, M. J.
  • Prospecting
  • Australia
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Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years prospecting in Australia and Tasmania, by M.J. O'Reilly
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M0050086
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19 cm.
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164 pages
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Copy 1 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
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1817
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0071732
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Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years prospecting in Australia and Tasmania, by M.J. O'Reilly
Publication
Control code
M0050086
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
164 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 1 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
plate
Stock number
1817
System control number
0071732

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