The Resource North of the never never, by Patrick H. Ritchie

North of the never never, by Patrick H. Ritchie

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North of the never never
Title
North of the never never
Statement of responsibility
by Patrick H. Ritchie
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Subject
Summary
Account of four years among the Aborigines on Bathurst Island at the Catholic Mission; Arranging marriages, Monsignor Gsell - buys young girls to save them from marriage to old men; Use of message sticks; Hunting dugong, method of distribution of meat; Description of Melville Island; Account of inter-tribal fight; Sickness and disease; Disposal of dead, natives burned alive; Initiation ceremony, making of canoes
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Ritchie, Patrick H
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Bathurst Island Mission (N.T.)
Label
North of the never never, by Patrick H. Ritchie
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Publication
Control code
M0042993
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
viii, 227 p.
Governing access note
RB copy Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
0051461
Label
North of the never never, by Patrick H. Ritchie
Publication
Control code
M0042993
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
viii, 227 p.
Governing access note
RB copy Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., ports
System control number
0051461

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