The Resource Keeping up our language : a collection of Yanyuwa texts and articles dealing with Yanyuwa language and society / by John J. Bradley & the Yanyuwa people of Borroloola in the south west Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory of Australia, 1989

Keeping up our language : a collection of Yanyuwa texts and articles dealing with Yanyuwa language and society / by John J. Bradley & the Yanyuwa people of Borroloola in the south west Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory of Australia, 1989

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Keeping up our language : a collection of Yanyuwa texts and articles dealing with Yanyuwa language and society / by John J. Bradley & the Yanyuwa people of Borroloola in the south west Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory of Australia, 1989
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Keeping up our language : a collection of Yanyuwa texts and articles dealing with Yanyuwa language and society / by John J. Bradley & the Yanyuwa people of Borroloola in the south west Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory of Australia, 1989
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Summary
Yanyuwa phonology, grammar and morphology; unique mens and womens dialects, avoidance language; personal names and place names; geographic features and seasons, song texts, topics of stories include marriage, war aid to Army and search for missing airmen; cycad food, Kunapipi rites; compares Strettons word list with present speech; paper on dugong and turtle hunting
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1959-
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Bradley, John
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Stretton, W. G
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Keeping up our language : a collection of Yanyuwa texts and articles dealing with Yanyuwa language and society / by John J. Bradley & the Yanyuwa people of Borroloola in the south west Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory of Australia, 1989
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Publication
Note
  • Bibliography; leaves 325-330; Typescript (photocopy)
  • An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
Control code
M0067368
Extent
iii, 330 leaves, [14] leaves of col. plates; ill., (some col.), maps, ports.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Copying permitted for private study. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0003047
Label
Keeping up our language : a collection of Yanyuwa texts and articles dealing with Yanyuwa language and society / by John J. Bradley & the Yanyuwa people of Borroloola in the south west Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory of Australia, 1989
Publication
Note
  • Bibliography; leaves 325-330; Typescript (photocopy)
  • An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
Control code
M0067368
Extent
iii, 330 leaves, [14] leaves of col. plates; ill., (some col.), maps, ports.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Copying permitted for private study. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0003047

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