The Resource Next door to paradise : Australia's countless islands

Next door to paradise : Australia's countless islands

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Next door to paradise : Australia's countless islands
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Next door to paradise
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Australia's countless islands
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Travel and guide book; Past history, legends and present day conditions; Mission settlements Arnhem Land - coast and Is.; Gulf of Carpentaria; Torres Strait Islanders; Hinchinbrook - Aboriginal camping grounds found; Fraser Is. - 1860 native reserve; Whitsunday Is. - once permanent Aborigine camp; Dunk Is. Coonanglebar; Aboriginal paintings and carvings; Bark, totemic symbols, rock - Melville, Bathurst, Groote Eylandt, Wessell Is. (Cave of the Rainbow Serpent); Dancing and singing & mime - Bathurst; Beliefs & legends - Torres Strait Is. - Moa Dog God; Stephen Is. - legend of Sabay fish; Trade - Arnhem Land, - Malay - Macassan contact, Beche de Mer, trepangging; Treatment of shipwrecked people by natives
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Beatty, Bill
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Next door to paradise : Australia's countless islands
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Publication
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pls.(pt.col.); map
Control code
M0032950
Extent
212p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
3446
System control number
0056211
Label
Next door to paradise : Australia's countless islands
Publication
Note
pls.(pt.col.); map
Control code
M0032950
Extent
212p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
3446
System control number
0056211

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      -35.292556 149.118617
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