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Author Brayshaw, Helen.

Title Well beaten paths : Aborigines of the Herbert/Burdekin district, north Queensland : an ethnographic and archaeological study / Helen Brayshaw ; foreword by Isabel McBryde
Published [Townsville, Qld.] : Department of History, James Cook University of North Queensland, [1990]
©1990

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Description xiv, 336 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Series Studies in North Queensland history, 0155-381X ; 10
Studies in North Queensland history ; no. 10
Contents Includes index
Summary Social life, customs and material culture of Aborigines at the Herbert River Region and the Burdekin River Region; dwellings; weapons; equipment; diet; patterns of settlement and social, cultural and economic interaction; ceremony and ritual; decoration of artefacts; personal adornment; rock art; rock painting; middens; camps; quarries; holdings of twenty-eight overseas ethnographic collections; holdings of local Queensland ethnographic collections; excavations; ethnology; antiquities; country of the Giraway, Warungu, Wargamay, Bandyin, Manbarra, Njawaygi and Wulguru of the rainforest and immediately surrounding areas of the north east coast; and coastal groups south of Burdekin include Juru, Gia, Ngaro and Juwibarra; inland groups include Gugu-Badhun, Gudjal, bindal, Yilba, Jangga and Biri
Analysis Australian aborigines Australia Burdekin River Region (Qld.)
Australian aborigines Australia Herbert River Region (Qld.)
Burdekin River Region (Qld.) Antiquities
Herbert River Region (Qld.) Antiquities
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [317]-330
Notes Studies in North Queensland history no:10 0155-381X
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Burdekin River Region -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Burdekin River Region -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Herbert River Region -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Herbert River Region -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Burdekin River Region (Qld.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Burdekin River Region (Qld.) -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Burdekin River Region (Qld.) -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Herbert River Region (Qld.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Herbert River Region (Qld.) -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Herbert River Region (Qld.) -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Burdekin River Region, Queensland -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Burdekin River Region, Queensland -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Herbert River Region, Queensland -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Herbert River Region, Queensland -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Burdekin River Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Herbert River Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Burdekin River Region -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Burdekin River Region -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Herbert River Region -- Antiquities
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Herbert River Region -- Social life and customs
Ethnology -- Queensland -- Burdekin River Region
Ethnology -- Queensland -- Herbert River Region
Ethnology -- Australia -- Burdekin River Region (Qld.)
Ethnology -- Australia -- Herbert River Region (Qld.)
Ethnology -- Burdekin River Region, Queensland
Ethnology -- Herbert River Region, Queensland
Burdekin River Region (Qld.) -- Antiquities
Herbert River Region (Qld.) -- Antiquities
Author James Cook University of North Queensland. History Department.
LC no. 92169644
ISBN 0864433220