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Kakadu National Park

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Northern Territory, Australia, Barker Souvenirs:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: AUST33


Large softcover, edition not stated, 238gms, no page numbers. Primarily photographic tribute to the Kakadu National Park. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wingfield, SA, Australia, Cameron House: 2002

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS626


Soft card cover, edition not stated, 236gms, 193 pages. Book is in very condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Aboriginal and Melanesian Art (Art Gallery of NSW)

By: Art Gallery of New South Wales

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ART94


Softcover, First Edition, 200gms, 56 pages. This is a complete check list of the Gallery (Art Gallery of New South Wales) Collections of Aboriginal and Melanesian Art as of November 1973. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigneous Australians

By: ATSIC

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Woden, ACT, Australia, Office of Public Affairs: 1998

Edition: Reprint with Corrections

Seller ID: ABO45


Softcover, reprint with corrections, 292gms, 71 pages. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Three Aboriginal Legends

By: Barnes, Victor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Golden Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FICCHI146


Hardcover with pictorial cardboard boards, first edition, 128gms, no page numbers. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. A few pages have a few very small tears. This book belongs to section has name inscribed in pen. Boards show moderate soiling. Spine has torn particularly at the top for about two inches, but is still well in tact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS627


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), first edition, 686gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with o... View more info

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS417


Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only ligh... View more info

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS418


Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only ligh... View more info

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Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The

By: Cowan, James G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dorset, England, Element Books Limited: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000209


Medium softcover with pictorial cover, first edition, 166gms, 138 pages. This book explains the elements of the aboriginal tradition including: the world of the sky heroes and how the land was formed by mythic creatures from the Dreaming; their secret rites and rituals and ideas of reincarnation; how their stories, fables and myths sustain the belief in the metaphysical basis of the human spirit; and how they represent the conscience of all mankind, offering us today a p... View more info

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Dingo: The Story of Our Mob

By: Dingo, Sally

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOAUS38


Large softcover, first thus, 408gms, 314 pages. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Spirit

By: Downing, Jim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australia, Australian National University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO18


Paperback, First Edition, 350gms, 181 pages. Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Sprit is a study of the 'Outstation' or Homelands movement- a movement of Aboriginal people away from larger settlements into small communities in remote areas, generally in their own tribal 'homelands', where there are many areas of sacred importance to the ancestor, creation stories of their clans. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Justice All Their Own: The Caledon Bay and Woodah Island Killings 1932- 1933

By: Egan, Ted

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Carlton South, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: ABO4


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 244 pages, blank endpapers. Ted Egan's close association with Aboriginal People enabled him to interview the participants in the horrendous events - he sat down in the country where the incidents took place. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in as new condition with no visible shelf wear, book signed by author, otherwise no other pre-loved marki... View more info

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Hungry Heart, The: A Compelling Account of Life in One of the Most Scattered and Isolated Populations on the Face of the Earth

By: Griffiths, Max

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000889


Hardcover with red/orange boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 566gms, 176 pages. Max Griffiths worked for the Australian Inland Mission from 1964 to 1985 and as such was witness to changes in the outback due to a massive increase in mining activity and to the sadly belated exposure of the shocking conditions under which ABoriginal people were living and dying. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with on... View more info

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From Earlier Fleets: Hemisphere - An Aboriginal Anthology 1978

By: Henderson, Kenneth Russell (ed)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Hemisphere: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO46


Large softcover, first edition, 248gms, 96 pages. This is an anthology of articles that appeared in the Hemisphere publication. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Better Health for Aborigines? Report of a National Seminar at Monash University

By: Hetzel, Basil S.; Dobbin, Malcolm; Lippmann, Lorna; and Eggleston, Elizabeth (eds)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: St Lucia, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO40


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 536gms, 283 pages. This book is the result of a national seminar on Aboriginal health in the 1970s. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. The inside front endpaper shows a pen marking from the previous owner. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Kick the Tin

By: Kartinyeri, Doris

Price: $17.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australia, Spinifex Press Pty Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO35


Softcover, first edition, 196gms, 140 pages. This is Doris Kartinyeri's life story as a member of the Stolen Generations who was placed in white homes as a virtual slave, struggled through relationships and suffered with bi-polar depression. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen marking on the inside title page from the previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Travelling Aboriginal Australia: Discovery and Reconciliation

By: Kauffman, Paul

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Flemington (Vic), Australia, Hyland House Publishing Pty Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO14


Paperback, First Edition, 275gms, 175 pages. Through this guide you can meet Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People who have made it their business to introduce others to their art, their land, and their culture. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, very mild page discolouration to a few pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australian Legendary Tales

By: Langloh Parker, K.; and Drake-Brockman, H. (ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Adelaide, SA, Australia, Brolga Books Pty Ltd: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ABO16


Paperback, reprint, 78gms, 127 pages. They are charming, these legends, child-like in their simplicity yet adult in wisdom; and there's a quality of poetry about them that will endear them not only to children but to all who are young at heart. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front page shows a few pen markings. Cover shows sticky tape markings on the inside and some light... View more info

Kakadu: The Making of a National Park

By: Lawrence, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Carlton South, VIC, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS458


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 910gms, 384 pages, blue endpapers. This book offers a fascinating and comprehensive account of the social and political history of the establishment and development of Kakadu National Park, and of the joint management arrangements between the Australian Nature Conservation and the traditional Aboriginal owners of the Park. Book is in good condition with some very minor general wear and tear. Boards and ... View more info

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Generations of Resistance: Mabo and Justice

By: Lippmann, Lorna

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Longman Australia P/L: 1996

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: ABO48


Softcover, reprint of third edition, 364gms, 200 pages. This is a text used for upper secondary and tertiary students. Topics dealt with include the history of black/white relations, land rights, health and education, the renaissancec of Aboriginality, deaths in custody, and the Mabo case. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear. Spine shows light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info