The Resource Old campsites, new tenants : a study of recent and prehistoric fireplaces near Wiluna, Western Australia, Peter R, Bindon

Old campsites, new tenants : a study of recent and prehistoric fireplaces near Wiluna, Western Australia, Peter R, Bindon

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Old campsites, new tenants : a study of recent and prehistoric fireplaces near Wiluna, Western Australia
Title
Old campsites, new tenants
Title remainder
a study of recent and prehistoric fireplaces near Wiluna, Western Australia
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Peter R, Bindon
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Subject
Summary
The archaeology of roasting pits in the Wiluna region, W.A.; excavation of older and more recent examples; ethnographic background - territorial distribution and residence patterns, fire mythology - lizard and euro; fire making; discard behaviour associated with fire use; typology of camp fires; butchering and cooking techniques in Western Desert; food preparations and associated artefacts; includes descriptions of contemporary camp layouts and fire use; stratigraphy and dating
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Bindon, Peter
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  • Hearths, Prehistoric
  • Fireplaces
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Old campsites, new tenants : a study of recent and prehistoric fireplaces near Wiluna, Western Australia, Peter R, Bindon
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Publication
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  • "September 1986"
  • "A thesis submitted for the degree of Master of Arts, of the Unversity of Western Australia, Centre of Prehistory"
  • Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Table of contents -- List of plates -- List of figures -- List of tables -- Chapter I: -- Introduction -- Methods -- The region -- Chapter II: -- Aborigines of Wiluna and their fires -- Chapter III: -- Hunting, butchering and roasting -- Chapter IV: -- Modern roasting pits -- Observatins at miscellanous locations -- Chapter V: -- Campsites and fires -- Lake way holiday camp -- Twenty Mile Creek camp -- Chapter VI: -- Conclustion drawn from ethnographic observation -- Chapter VII: -- Archaeological investigation -- Excavations in modern roasting pits -- Results of excavations -- Excavations in older features Yapukarampi -- Uramurdah Claypan -- Conclussions
Control code
M0013782
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
162 l.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2: Donation from author Peter R. Bindon
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
0011612
Label
Old campsites, new tenants : a study of recent and prehistoric fireplaces near Wiluna, Western Australia, Peter R, Bindon
Publication
Note
  • "September 1986"
  • "A thesis submitted for the degree of Master of Arts, of the Unversity of Western Australia, Centre of Prehistory"
  • Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Table of contents -- List of plates -- List of figures -- List of tables -- Chapter I: -- Introduction -- Methods -- The region -- Chapter II: -- Aborigines of Wiluna and their fires -- Chapter III: -- Hunting, butchering and roasting -- Chapter IV: -- Modern roasting pits -- Observatins at miscellanous locations -- Chapter V: -- Campsites and fires -- Lake way holiday camp -- Twenty Mile Creek camp -- Chapter VI: -- Conclustion drawn from ethnographic observation -- Chapter VII: -- Archaeological investigation -- Excavations in modern roasting pits -- Results of excavations -- Excavations in older features Yapukarampi -- Uramurdah Claypan -- Conclussions
Control code
M0013782
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
162 l.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2: Donation from author Peter R. Bindon
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
0011612

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