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ABORIGINAL STUDIES: Aborigines, traditional society, land rights, Aboriginal history, Kakadu, Palm Island, the Gumbaynggirr people, Henry Reynolds, Douglas Lockwood, A.P.Elkin, Bush tucker, aboriginal archaeology, origins and so much more. Please browse to find interesting and hard to find books on the Aborigine. Use our Quick Search Box (at bottom of page) to locate books by book title, authors name or description. We are proud of our reputation for careful customer service, with efficient packing & shipping world-wide. We offer tracking with all our shipments, where possible. See the About Us Page. All prices are in Australian (AUD) $
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ABORIGINES, TRADITIONAL SOCIETY, ABORIGINAL HISTORY, BUSH TUCKER AUSTRALIA

Book Id: 23abs01236

Price: $16.00

Title: ABORIGINE Report SEVEN YEARS ON Northern Territory Land Rights

Author: The Report by Mr Justice Toohey to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 and related matters.

Publisher: Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, 1984, softcover 8vo without dj, 143 pages, 35 sections/chapters & Index.

Condition:Card bound softcover with title to slightly faded spine and frcvr, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions with slight rubbing to spine, corners & edges.

Description: Covering such subjects as - From Community Living Areas to Land in Towns - From Land Access to Traditional Land Claims - Register of Traditional Owners - discussions - Land Councils -Mining & miner's rights - Sacred Sites

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Book Id: 23abs01235

Price: $14.00

Title: THIS IS PALM ISLAND Institute of Aboriginal Studies

Author: BILL ROSSER "To All my brothers and sisters who have suffered under the Tyranny of the Queensland Aboriginal Act"

Publisher: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra, 1978, softcover 8vo without dj, 92 pages, Chapters.

Condition:Card-bound softcover with title to spine and frcvr, slight rubbing to spine, corners & edges, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions.

Description: An angry book written by a man with Aboriginal ancestry about this dysfunctional Queensland Aboriginal community (of the 1970s).

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Book Id: 23abs01106

Price: $16.20

Title: ABORIGINES and THE LAW Edited by Hanks + Keon-Cohen 1988 Softcover ABORIGINAL ISSUES of LAW & JUSTICE GOOD CONDITION

Author: Edited by Peter Hanks and Bryan Keon-Cohen -Essays in Memory of Elizabeth Eggleston - Critical legal issues facing Aboriginal & White Australia

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1988, Second impression, 1st pub. 1984, softcover large 8vo, 366pp., 11 Chapters, Table : of cases, of legislation, of treaties.

Condition:Stiff card-bound softcover with title to spine and front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, previous owner's name to frepr and initials to outside page edges, plus a 'This book belongs to' stamp to title page

Description: This book isolates the major legal issues facing Aboriginal and white Australia. All the issues addressed represent real, unresolved problems for those concerned with the role of justice. A discussion of critical Legal issues facing the community.

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Book Id: 23abs01104

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Title: ABORIGINES and SETTLERS - The Australian Experience 1788-1939 by Prof Henry Reynolds 1973 ABORIGINAL HISTORY

Author: Professor Henry Reynolds - Senior Lecturer in History, James Cook University of North Queensland

Publisher: Cassell,Melbourne, 1973, reprint, softcover large 8vo, 9 chapters, 185 pp including INDEX, ABORIGINAL HISTORY & REPORTS

Condition:Stiff card-bound softcover, title to spine and illustrated front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with rubbing to the outside cover and a name in pen to the titlepage.

Description: Frontier Conflict, The Aftermath of Violence, Accomodation, The Caste Barrier, Disease and Deprivation, The Morality of Settlement, The Image of the Aborigine The Missionary Impulse, Government Policies. taken from State & Commonwealth Parliament etc

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Book Id: 23abs01103

Price: $12.10

Title: ABORIGINAL HISTORY and CULTURE : GENERATIONS OF RESISTANCE Aborigines Demand Justice by Lorna Lippmann 1992

Author: Lorna Lippmann - This is the basic text used by upper secondary and tertiary students for a decade in New South Wales.

Publisher: Longman Cheshire, Melbourne, 1992, First reprint from Second edition 1991, 1st pub. 1981, softcover 8vo, 185pages, 9 Chapters, Annotated Bibliography & INDEX.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr, very slight rubbing to spine & corners, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with no inscriptions .

Description: Topics dealt with include the history of black-white relations in Australia, including the latest research findings; (as at 1992) the background to, and current position of, land rights, health and education; and the renaissance of Aboriginality.

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Book Id: 23abs01101

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Title: ABORIGINAL History - FRONTIER by Henry Reynolds 1989 Aborigines Settlers & Land in Colonial times and today.

Author: Professor Henry Reynolds - Professor of History at James Cook University of North Queensland

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1989, reprint, softcover large 8vo, 3 parts, 7 Chapters, 234 pages incl. INDEX.

Condition:Stiff card-bound softcover, title to spine and illustrated front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION, with no inscriptions

Description: Part 1 : Conflict: Unrecorded Battlefields - Deeds of Blood -Generations hardened against the Natives. Part 2. Ideology : Black Brothers - Savages. Part 3. ;The Land: The Rights of the Soil - This whispering in our Hearts CONCLUSION

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Book Id: 23abs01100

Price: $10.10

Title: I the ABORIGINAL by LOCKWOOD 1966 ABORIGINE History WAIPULDANYA of Alawa people N.T. First School Edition Oct. 1966

Author: DOUGLAS LOCKWOOD - Renown author and Winner of the Adelaide Festival of Arts Award 1962 with this important book which influenced a generation.

Publisher: Rigby, Adelaide, 1966, School Edition, 1st pub. 1962, large softcover 8vo, Illustrated endpapers & map, 240pp., 16 Chapters + epilogue. A REMARKABLE BOOK of CHANGE.

Condition:Illustrated stiff card-bound softcover, title to spine and illustrated front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, previous owner's name to frepr & small white-out mark to frepr, a couple of small tape marks to inside covers.

Description: This book is the biography of Waipuldanya, or Wadjiri-Wadjiri - A full-blood aboriginal of the Alawa people at Roper River in the Northern Territory, known also by his 'white-feller' name of Phillip Roberts, with over 100+ hours of interviews.

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Book Id: 23abs01099

Price: $18.80

Title: ABORIGINE HISTORY & CULTURE The ENIGMA OF ABORIGINAL HEALTH - Biological, Social and Economic Factors in Alice Springs NT

Author: Dr. Eduard J. Beck - Professor of Social and Preventive Medicine Monash University - with Foreword by Louis J. Opit

Publisher: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra, 1985, First Edition, hardcover large 8vo with dj, 150pp., pale green eprs, 5 Chapters, Appendixes 1-4 & INDEX.

Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with silver title to spine, minimal edgewear, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION, with no inscriptions, in an unclipped GOOD PLUS DUSTJACKET with minimal edgewear in a clear plastic protective cover.

Description: A study of factors affecting the health of Aboriginal children living in twenty-six town-camps in and around Alice Springs. Examines the impact of military occupation, exploration, mining, agriculture, missionaries, government administration & tourism.

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