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The aboriginal peoples of Australia, Anne Bartlett

Label
The aboriginal peoples of Australia
Title
The aboriginal peoples of Australia
Statement of responsibility
Anne Bartlett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Taking an in-depth look at six distinct indigenous cultures -- Australian Aboriginals, the Hmong, the Inuit, the Masai, the Mohawks, and the Yanomami -- these comprehensive volumes balance both traditional and modern lifeways of all six cultures. From their history and cultural practices to their religions and the landscapes they call home, discover the intricacies of each culture featured in these beautifully designed and compelling editions
  • By looking at how the Aboriginal peoples of Australia and the Torres Strait Islands lived throughout history, discover the cultural traditions and practices that have influenced the modern societies of both Australia and the Torres Strait Islands
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Summary
Describes the traditions, culture, music, food, and family life of the Aborigines; and how they are working to revive their heritage
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197568
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
994/.0049915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN666
LC item number
.B37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
First peoples
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The aboriginal peoples of Australia, Anne Bartlett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
Australia's first people -- Australia - land of contrasts -- Unusual animals -- Plants of Australia -- Australia's ancient people -- European invaders -- Driven off the land -- Fighting for equality -- Restoring friendship -- Living off the land -- Modern economy -- Home on the land -- Traditional lifestyle -- Relating to one another -- Education and health care -- Pictures and words -- Music and dance -- Ancient languages -- Aboriginal dreaming -- Laws of the ancestors -- Festivals and ceremonies -- Glossary -- Finding out more -- Index
Control code
2037125
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780822548546
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2001000331
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45880086
  • (OCoLC)45880086
Label
The aboriginal peoples of Australia, Anne Bartlett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
Australia's first people -- Australia - land of contrasts -- Unusual animals -- Plants of Australia -- Australia's ancient people -- European invaders -- Driven off the land -- Fighting for equality -- Restoring friendship -- Living off the land -- Modern economy -- Home on the land -- Traditional lifestyle -- Relating to one another -- Education and health care -- Pictures and words -- Music and dance -- Ancient languages -- Aboriginal dreaming -- Laws of the ancestors -- Festivals and ceremonies -- Glossary -- Finding out more -- Index
Control code
2037125
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780822548546
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2001000331
Other physical details
col. ill., col. map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45880086
  • (OCoLC)45880086

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