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The Euahlayi tribe : a study of Aboriginal life in Australia

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The Euahlayi tribe : a study of Aboriginal life in Australia
Title
The Euahlayi tribe : a study of Aboriginal life in Australia
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Subject
Summary
Belief in Supreme Being; male and female descent; relationship terms (with mention of Vic., N.T. tribes); list of totems; totemic food taboos; medicine men; witch woman and native remedies; bonepointing; belief in spirits; conception beliefs; childhood customs; betrothal; firemaking; bullroarers; message sticks; initiation ceremonies & corroborees; mourning & funeral; legends & cosmology; hunting finding food & cooking; clothing & body painting; weapons; recreations; childhood songs & song about Byamee (texts with translations); Glossary (379 words)
Additional physical form
  • Available electronically at Internet Archive: http://www.archive.org/details/texts (scanned by Google Books)
  • Also available online at: http://www.sacred-texts.com/aus/euahlayi.htm
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1856-1940
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Parker, K. Langloh
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The Euahlayi tribe : a study of Aboriginal life in Australia
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Publication
Control code
M0050215
Extent
xxvii, 156 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
480
System control number
0071959
Label
The Euahlayi tribe : a study of Aboriginal life in Australia
Link
Publication
Control code
M0050215
Extent
xxvii, 156 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
480
System control number
0071959

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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