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The Resource Dharawal : the story of the Dharawal speaking people of Southern Sydney : a collaborative work, by Les Bursill ... [et al.]

Dharawal : the story of the Dharawal speaking people of Southern Sydney : a collaborative work, by Les Bursill ... [et al.]

Label
Dharawal : the story of the Dharawal speaking people of Southern Sydney : a collaborative work
Title
Dharawal
Title remainder
the story of the Dharawal speaking people of Southern Sydney : a collaborative work
Statement of responsibility
by Les Bursill ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Social life, history, culture and customs of the Dharawal people of southern Sydney; includes Dharawal word lists and translation of Australian National Anthem, c2001
Cataloging source
NSCL
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bursill, Les
  • Kurranulla Aboriginal Corporation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dharawal (Australian people)
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
primary
Label
Dharawal : the story of the Dharawal speaking people of Southern Sydney : a collaborative work, by Les Bursill ... [et al.]
Link
http://lesbursill.com/site/PDFs/_Dharawal_4Sep.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • RB copy signed by Les Bursill
  • "A collaborative work by Les Bursill, Mary Jacobs, artist Deborah Lennis, Dharawal Elder Aunty Beryl Timbery-Beller and Dharawal spokesperson Merv Ryan"
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 51-61
Contents
Welcome to country -- Understanding country -- Kinship -- Families -- Women's business -- Men's business -- Body decoration -- Habitats -- Good corroboree -- Art styles -- Art tools -- Patterns and symbols -- Local words and their meanings -- Some words of Sydney Aboriginal groups -- Since 1770 -- The tigers of Southwest Arm -- Flag -- Often-asked questions -- Indigenous contacts -- Australian national anthem in the Dharawal language
Control code
000042518634
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780646480138
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Dharawal : the story of the Dharawal speaking people of Southern Sydney : a collaborative work, by Les Bursill ... [et al.]
Link
http://lesbursill.com/site/PDFs/_Dharawal_4Sep.pdf
Publication
Note
  • RB copy signed by Les Bursill
  • "A collaborative work by Les Bursill, Mary Jacobs, artist Deborah Lennis, Dharawal Elder Aunty Beryl Timbery-Beller and Dharawal spokesperson Merv Ryan"
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 51-61
Contents
Welcome to country -- Understanding country -- Kinship -- Families -- Women's business -- Men's business -- Body decoration -- Habitats -- Good corroboree -- Art styles -- Art tools -- Patterns and symbols -- Local words and their meanings -- Some words of Sydney Aboriginal groups -- Since 1770 -- The tigers of Southwest Arm -- Flag -- Often-asked questions -- Indigenous contacts -- Australian national anthem in the Dharawal language
Control code
000042518634
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780646480138
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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