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Author Latz, Peter.

Title Bushfires & bushtucker : Aboriginal plant use in Central Australia / Peter Latz ; illustrated by Jenny Green
Published Alice Springs, N.T. : I.A.D. Press, 1995


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Description xv, 400 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
Contents Appendix II. Plant names in Aboriginal languages -- Alyawarr plant names -- Anmatyerr plant names -- Eastern Arrernte plant names -- Western Arrernte plant names -- Pintupi/Luritja plant names -- Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara plant names -- Warlpiri plant names
Summary Bushfires and bushtucker: Aboriginal plant use in central Australia
Analysis Aboriginal Australians
Bush food
Central Australia
Central australia
Complementary medicine
Complementary medicines
Desert regions
Food plants
Medicinal plants
Native plants
Plant products
Notes "Caution! Mwantyele araye! Kulinma! Ngulakujaku-kula! This book may contain names and photographs of people who have passed away" - Dust jacket back cover
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 383-391
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Ethnobotany -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Ethnobotany.
Aboriginal Australians -- Fire use -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Food -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Food.
Aboriginal Australians -- Medicine -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Medicine.
Anmatyerre (Australian people)
Aranda (Australian people)
Ethnobotany -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Ethnobotany -- Australia.
Kukatja (Australian people)
Medicinal plants -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Medicinal plants -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Pintupi (Australian people)
Pitjantjatjara (Australian people)
Plants, Edible -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Warlpiri (Australian people)
Wild foods -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Wild plants, Edible -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Yankunytjatjara (Australian people)
Food Supply.
Plants, Edible.
Plants, Medicinal.
Author Green, Jenny (Jennifer Anne)
Institute for Aboriginal Development (Alice Springs, N.T.)
LC no. 95233537
ISBN 0949659835
0949659967 (paperback)
Other Titles Aboriginal plant use in Central Australia
Bushfires and bushtucker
Bushfires and bushtucker