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INTRODUCTION JlA. Influences upon Australian Aboriginal cultures came from
Asia as well as Melanesia. For at least 200 years, Macassan fishermen from
eastern Indonesia made annual voyages to the coast of Arnhem Land in search
of the ...
Thus, myth is commonly recited through the medium of song throughout
Aboriginal Australia. For example, in part of the myth of the two Mamandabari
heroes among the Walbiri of central Australia, they pass a waterhole named
It was a syncretically inspired attempt by Aboriginal leaders to show White society
that Aboriginal people possessed artefacts and designs of great power, and that
they would be willing to share these if European society was itself willing to ...
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review
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