The Resource Boomerang, Jacques Villeminot

Boomerang, Jacques Villeminot

Label
Boomerang
Title
Boomerang
Statement of responsibility
Jacques Villeminot
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
fre
Summary
Discusses Aboriginal Australian origins, summarizes European contact history; protection policy; Author accompanies Aboriginal people on kangaroo hunting trip, description of hunt; describes occasional fights within the tribe, summarizes burial and initiation practices amongst Aranda and others; brief notes on domestic implements, daily life; account of message sticks; compares Aboriginal rock art (Central Australia) with prehistoric French art; brief account of Mimi pictures in Arnhem Land; totemic conception belief - spirit child; description of headdresses worn in Bandicoot corroboree (W. Aranda), relates legend of Balnooknook, the wild dog and the bandicoot
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Villeminot, Jacques
Dewey number
994.05
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
In French
LC call number
DU104
LC item number
.V5
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-
  • 1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Villeminot, Jacques
  • Villeminot, Jacques
Series statement
Collection "La croix du Sud"
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
Label
Boomerang, Jacques Villeminot
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v.1. L'Australie blanche.--v.2 L'Australie primitive
Control code
000026507968
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
2 volumes
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Tom Austen Brown collection.
Lccn
55017575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Copy 2s fragile. Use Copy 1 of each volume, which have been rebound.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)10992924
Label
Boomerang, Jacques Villeminot
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v.1. L'Australie blanche.--v.2 L'Australie primitive
Control code
000026507968
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
2 volumes
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Tom Austen Brown collection.
Lccn
55017575
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Copy 2s fragile. Use Copy 1 of each volume, which have been rebound.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)10992924

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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