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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: 23abs01098

Price: $18.40

Title: ABORIGINE HISTORY and CULTURE The ABORIGINAL ECONOMY in Town and Country - DETAILED RESEARCH by E. K. FISK

Author: Dr. E. K. FISK - Director of The Development Studies Centre of the Australian National University

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin & Aust. Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Sydney, 1985, First Edition, hardcover 8vo with dj, 143pp., orange eprs, Figures and Tables, 10 Chapter

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

Description: This definitive account of Aboriginal participation in the Australian economy is the outcome of many years of research. It aims to provide the type of economic data needed to formulate effective policies for Aboriginal advancement.

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Book Id: 23abs01090

Price: $12.00

Title: ABORIGINAL PLAYS by JACK DAVIS Two in one KULLARK (Home) plus THE DREAMERS Nyoongah Aborigine

Author: by JACK DAVIS with An Invitation to Debate by H. C. Coombs and The Aboriginal Heritage by R. M. Berndt

Publisher: Currency Press, Sydney, 1982, FIRST EDITION, softcover 8vo, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS, 146pages, 2 Plays, both two Acts

Condition:Illustrated softcover, title to spine and photo-illustrated front and rear cover, (front cover of Ernie Dingo as Yagan in the National Theatre Company production of Kullark, Perth 1979), STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, with slight rubbing.

Description: In Kullark the action covers the death of the Aboriginal leader Yagan in 1833, the forcible separation of families at the Moore River Settlement a century later & discrimination against black returned servicemen after world War II. plus The Dreamers.

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Book Id: 23abs01089

Price: $16.30

Title: ABORIGINAL History The Making of the Aborigines by Attwood 1989 1st Edition VERY GOOD

Author: Bain Attwood - Lecturer in Australian History at Monash University

Publisher: Allan & Unwin, Sydney, 1989, FIRST EDITION, softcover 8vo without dj, maps, B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & ILLUSTRATIONS, 181 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: "Colonisation is both destructive and creative of peoples. Recent historians have revealed the extensive destruction of black Australians and their cultures". Bain Attwood observes the forces that re-made these indigenous people into the Aboriginals.

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Book Id: 23abs01088

Price: $14.40

Title: ABORIGINAL History The Australian Aborigines A Portrait of their Society by Maddock 1982 2nd revised Edition

Author: Dr Kenneth Maddock - Senior Lecturer in Anthropology at Macquarie University

Publisher: Penguin Books, Australia, Melbourne, 1982, Second Edition, softcover large 8vo, B/W ILLUSTRATIONS, 198 pages incl. INDEX

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

Description: Remodelling society Land & Society Women & Society The Order of the World The World-Creative powers The rites of life. The fall into death The defensibility of Aboriginal society. Notes

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Book Id: 23abs01044

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Title: ABORIGINAL STUDIES & HISTORY - AN INDELIBLE STAIN? The question of genocide in Australia's history of Aborigines

Author: Professor Henry Reynolds (born 1 March 1938) is an eminent Australian historian whose primary work has focused on the frontier conflict.

Publisher: Viking, Melbourne, 2001, First Edition, softcover 8vo, 209pp., 10 Chapters, Conclusion and INDEX.

Condition:Illustrated softcover with title to spine & frcvr, minimal edgewear, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION.

Description: Reynolds, and other historians, estimate that up to 3,000 Europeans and 20,000 indigenous Australians were killed directly in the frontier violence, and many more Aborigines died indirectly through the introduction of European diseases and starvation.

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Book Id: 23abs01042

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Title: ABORIGINAL STUDIES -The Role of Aborigines in Exploration & Settlement - With the White People by Henry Reynolds 1990

Author: Professor Henry Reynolds (born 1 March 1938) is an eminent Australian historian whose primary work has focused on the frontier conflict.

Publisher: Penguin Australia, Melbourne, 1990 , softcover large 8vo without dj, , B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & ILLUSTRATIONS, 288pp. & INDEX,

Condition:Stiff card-bound softcover, title to spine and illustrated front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION, with minimal wear.

Description: Conquering the Interior Black Troopers Amalgamation or Segregation? Fringe Dwellers Living with the White People Black Pioneers Notes, Bibliography, Sources. An excellent analysis.

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Book Id: 23abs01039

Price: $14.20

Title: ABORIGINAL STUDIES - ABORIGINES of TASMANIA Fate of a Free People by Professor Henry Reynolds 1995

Author: Professor Henry Reynolds (born 1 March 1938) is an eminent Australian historian whose primary work has focused on the frontier conflict.

Publisher: Penguin Australia, Melbourne, 1995 , softcover large 8vo without dj, , B/W PHOTOGRAPHS & ILLUSTRATIONS, 257pp A Radical Re-Examination of the Tasmanian Wars

Condition:Stiff card-bound softcover , title to spine and illustrated front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION, with very little (if any) wear and a slight yellowing to ROBUST pages.

Description: The Free Aborigines of Van Dieman's Land Defending Ourselves Those Days of Terror The War of the Most Dreadful Kind An Agreement with the Old Governor Why do you make us work like prisoners ? That sense of Justice Notes, Reading Guides,

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Book Id: 23abs01038

Price: $14.30

Title: ABORIGINAL STUDIES - HISTORY by HENRY REYNOLDS - This Whispering in Our Hearts - 1998 FIRST EDITION Aborigines

Author: Professor Henry Reynolds (born 1 March 1938) is an eminent Australian historian whose primary work has focused on the frontier conflict.

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1998, First Edition, softcover 8vo, 284pp., 12 Chapters & INDEX.

Condition:Stiff card-bound softcover, title to spine and illustrated front cover, STRAIGHT, CLEAN & TIGHT in VERY GOOD CONDITION, with minimal wear.

Description: This book traces the history of settler-Aboriginal relations in Australia between 1790 & 1939, when Mary Bennett and other humanitarian reformers were still expressing their anger about the conditions of Aborigines and white Australia's attitudes.

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