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

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

Label
Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years' prospecting in Australia and Tasmania
Title
Bowyangs and boomerangs
Title remainder
reminiscences of 40 years' prospecting in Australia and Tasmania
Statement of responsibility
by M.J. O'Reilly, "Mulga Mick"
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
WLB
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approximately 1879-1958
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Reilly, M. J.
Dewey number
994.040924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • O'Reilly, M. J.
  • Prospecting
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years' prospecting in Australia and Tasmania, by M.J. O'Reilly, "Mulga Mick"
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: Hobart : Oldham, Beddome and Meredith, 1944
Control code
000003511566
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Facsim. ed.
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780859050630
Other physical details
2 portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)27579004
Label
Bowyangs and boomerangs : reminiscences of 40 years' prospecting in Australia and Tasmania, by M.J. O'Reilly, "Mulga Mick"
Publication
Note
First published: Hobart : Oldham, Beddome and Meredith, 1944
Control code
000003511566
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Facsim. ed.
Extent
164 pages
Isbn
9780859050630
Other physical details
2 portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)27579004

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