The Resource Exploding the myths of smoke signal and boomerang, by Donald F. Thomson

Exploding the myths of smoke signal and boomerang, by Donald F. Thomson

Label
Exploding the myths of smoke signal and boomerang
Title
Exploding the myths of smoke signal and boomerang
Statement of responsibility
by Donald F. Thomson
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Subject
Summary
Discusses distribution of returning boomerang; ceremonial role of boomerang in Arnhem Land as clapping stick for dances; includes information on reading of smoke signals based on knowledge of area; tracking; includes information on gesture language; includes examples of gesture language from Cape York and Arnhem Land; describes use of message sticks
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AIAS
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1901-1970
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Thomson, Donald F.
Label
Exploding the myths of smoke signal and boomerang, by Donald F. Thomson
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Publication
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Photocopy
Control code
M0052850
Extent
1 page
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
p 6834
System control number
0075792
Label
Exploding the myths of smoke signal and boomerang, by Donald F. Thomson
Publication
Note
Photocopy
Control code
M0052850
Extent
1 page
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
p 6834
System control number
0075792

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