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Man tracks, by Ion L. Idriess

Label
Man tracks
Title
Man tracks
Statement of responsibility
by Ion L. Idriess
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories from the patrols of the mounted police northwest and Central Australia; p.139ff; Concerns tribal warfare among Arnhem Land Aborigines Balamoomoos, Yetibah tribe (Groote Eylandt); murders of patrol men and traders, various episodes concerning leading Aborigines - (Nemarluk, Clara, Tiger, etc.)
Cataloging source
NPEN
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1890-1979
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Idriess, Ion L.
Dewey number
364.10994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Banjo
  • Captain
  • Chugulla
  • Half-caste Joe
  • Jacarrie
  • King Wongo
  • Lilamarra
  • Major
  • Marboo
  • Moodoorish
  • Nimalak
  • Jandamarra
  • Tiger
  • Criminals
  • Mounted police
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
Label
Man tracks, by Ion L. Idriess
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First pub. 1935
Contents
Includes: I. Half-caste Joe -- II. Joe's last stand -- The desert -- IV. The black camel -- V. The silence of the hills -- VI. The ivory witness -- VII. The phantom rider -- VIII. "You no talk!" -- IX. Jacarrie -- X. Jacarrie's last fight -- XI. Where the prospector sleeps -- XII. The tale of the tracks -- XIII. Seeking moodoorish -- XIV. The night attack -- Xv. Grham's second bullet -- XVI. A race against time -- XVII. Nemarluk -- XVIII. The "Black intelligence" -- XIX. Under the milkwood-tree -- XX. Seeking the tracks of Nemarluk -- XXI. Nemarluk's visiting card -- XXII. Crossing the Victoria -- XXIII. The trap in Nemarluk's camp -- XXIV. Two traps for Nemarluk -- XXV. The crocodiles and the raft -- XXVI. Marboo -- XXVII. The Boadecia of Arnhem Land -- XXVIII. King Wongo's spearmen -- XXIX. The attack of the Japanese -- XXX. Tiger XXXI. The capture of Nemarluk -- XXXII. The sea wanderers -- XXXIII. The death of Mc Coll -- XXXIV. The law of the Assagai -- XXXV. The escape of Nemarluk -- XXXVI. Bul-Bul mistrusts Chugulla -- XXXVII. The arrest of Tiger -- XXXVIII. The lone patrol -- XXXIX. The flight of Nemarluk -- XI. The arrest of Nemarluk
Control code
000003278154
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xii, 272 p., [17] pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by ATSIC Library
Lccn
84246535
Other physical details
ill., map (on end papers), ports.
Label
Man tracks, by Ion L. Idriess
Publication
Note
First pub. 1935
Contents
Includes: I. Half-caste Joe -- II. Joe's last stand -- The desert -- IV. The black camel -- V. The silence of the hills -- VI. The ivory witness -- VII. The phantom rider -- VIII. "You no talk!" -- IX. Jacarrie -- X. Jacarrie's last fight -- XI. Where the prospector sleeps -- XII. The tale of the tracks -- XIII. Seeking moodoorish -- XIV. The night attack -- Xv. Grham's second bullet -- XVI. A race against time -- XVII. Nemarluk -- XVIII. The "Black intelligence" -- XIX. Under the milkwood-tree -- XX. Seeking the tracks of Nemarluk -- XXI. Nemarluk's visiting card -- XXII. Crossing the Victoria -- XXIII. The trap in Nemarluk's camp -- XXIV. Two traps for Nemarluk -- XXV. The crocodiles and the raft -- XXVI. Marboo -- XXVII. The Boadecia of Arnhem Land -- XXVIII. King Wongo's spearmen -- XXIX. The attack of the Japanese -- XXX. Tiger XXXI. The capture of Nemarluk -- XXXII. The sea wanderers -- XXXIII. The death of Mc Coll -- XXXIV. The law of the Assagai -- XXXV. The escape of Nemarluk -- XXXVI. Bul-Bul mistrusts Chugulla -- XXXVII. The arrest of Tiger -- XXXVIII. The lone patrol -- XXXIX. The flight of Nemarluk -- XI. The arrest of Nemarluk
Control code
000003278154
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xii, 272 p., [17] pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by ATSIC Library
Lccn
84246535
Other physical details
ill., map (on end papers), ports.

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