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The Resource The passing of the Aborigines : a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia, Daisy Bates ; with a foreword by Alan Moorehead and an introduction by Arthur Mee

The passing of the Aborigines : a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia, Daisy Bates ; with a foreword by Alan Moorehead and an introduction by Arthur Mee

Label
The passing of the Aborigines : a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia
Title
The passing of the Aborigines
Title remainder
a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia
Statement of responsibility
Daisy Bates ; with a foreword by Alan Moorehead and an introduction by Arthur Mee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NUN:G
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1859-1951
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bates, Daisy
Dewey number
305.8/9915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bates, Daisy
  • Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)
  • Maamba Reserve (W.A)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
The passing of the Aborigines : a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia, Daisy Bates ; with a foreword by Alan Moorehead and an introduction by Arthur Mee
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published 1938
  • Includes index
  • See also 1940, 1944 and 1966 editions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreward by Alan Moorehead -- Introduction by Arthur Mee -- Prologue: A vanished people -- Meeting with the Aborigines -- In a Trappist Monastery -- Sojourn in the Dreamtime -- The beginning of Initiation -- The end of Initiation, the Blood-drinking -- Three thousand miles in a side-saddle -- Last of the Bibbulmun Race -- South-west Pilgrimage -- Isles of the Dead -- I inherit a gold mine -- With the Dessert Tribes -- Across the Bight by camel buggy -- Wirilya's Pleasant Vale -- By Yuria Water -- First days at Ooldea: the death and burial of Jajjala -- A revolution and a Royal visit -- Introduction to civilisation -- My friends the birds -- In the grip of the drought -- Interlude -- Birth and death, healing arts and justice -- Epilogue: Leave-taking -- Appendix: Legend of how the Eagle-Hawk brought the water to Yuria Gabbie
Control code
000006867839
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xviii, 258 pages, [18] pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780719500718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)44792613
Label
The passing of the Aborigines : a lifetime spent among the natives of Australia, Daisy Bates ; with a foreword by Alan Moorehead and an introduction by Arthur Mee
Publication
Note
  • First published 1938
  • Includes index
  • See also 1940, 1944 and 1966 editions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreward by Alan Moorehead -- Introduction by Arthur Mee -- Prologue: A vanished people -- Meeting with the Aborigines -- In a Trappist Monastery -- Sojourn in the Dreamtime -- The beginning of Initiation -- The end of Initiation, the Blood-drinking -- Three thousand miles in a side-saddle -- Last of the Bibbulmun Race -- South-west Pilgrimage -- Isles of the Dead -- I inherit a gold mine -- With the Dessert Tribes -- Across the Bight by camel buggy -- Wirilya's Pleasant Vale -- By Yuria Water -- First days at Ooldea: the death and burial of Jajjala -- A revolution and a Royal visit -- Introduction to civilisation -- My friends the birds -- In the grip of the drought -- Interlude -- Birth and death, healing arts and justice -- Epilogue: Leave-taking -- Appendix: Legend of how the Eagle-Hawk brought the water to Yuria Gabbie
Control code
000006867839
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xviii, 258 pages, [18] pages of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780719500718
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)44792613

Library Locations

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