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Author Breeden, Stanley, 1937 or 1938-

Title Uluru : looking after Uluru-Kata Tjuta the Anangu way / Stanley Breeden
Published Marleston, S. Aust. : J.B. Books, 1997

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 W'BOOL  919.4291 Bre/Ula 1997  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 210 pages : color illustrations, color maps, color portraits ; 25 cm
Contents 1. From a sand dune -- 2. Rain over Uluru -- 3. Origins: Anangu and Tjukurpa -- 4. Into Kata Tjuta's interior -- 5. Origins: Piranpa and geology -- 6. In the arid zone -- 7. Adapted to flood and famine -- 8. Tracks -- 9. Droughts and rabbits, extinctions and fire -- 10. The coming of Piranpa -- 11. Anangu and handback -- 12. Working together -- 13. To climb or not to climb? -- 14. The nature of Uluru-Kata Tjuta
Summary General survey of the natural and cultural significance of Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park; summary of creation stories - associated mythology; geology; fauna and flora; Anangu environmental knowledge - tracking, representation in acrylic painting; environmental management; contact history - explorers and anthropologists - includes Anangu assessment of Mountford and Harney; formation of the national park and the handback; joint management - Anangu rangers; biographies of local Anangu; attitudes to climbing Uluru
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 208) and index
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Uluru National Park
Land use -- Australia -- Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.) -- Management.
Land use -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Uluru National Park -- Management
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Uluru National Park
Natural history -- Uluru National ParkAboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Uluru National ParkUluru National Park (N.T.)
Natural history -- Australia -- Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.)
Natural history -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Uluru National Park
Pitjantjatjara (Australian people)
Yankunytjatjara (Australian people)
Mutitjulu (N.T.)
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.)
Uluru National Park (NT)
ISBN 0646307630