The Resource Galahs, Bill Gammage

Galahs, Bill Gammage

Label
Galahs
Title
Galahs
Statement of responsibility
Bill Gammage
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analysis of how galah distribution in Australia follows the production of grain first by Aboriginal people are later by European settlers; the name galah derived from 'gular' of the Ngiyampaa language Wailwon people of New South Wales; includes discussion on Aboriginal farming of tubers, yams, grains and rice and the patterns of Aboriginal land management and plant use; use of fire in plant management; includes discussion of Norman Tindale's 1974 map that shows 'the principal areas where there are indications of major dependence on grass seed foods' by Aboriginal people
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1942-
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Gammage, Bill
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Tindale, Norman B.
Label
Galahs, Bill Gammage
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Galahs, Bill Gammage
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