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Author Cruse, Beryl.

Title Mutton fish : the surviving culture of Aboriginal people and abalone on the south coast of New South Wales / Beryl Cruse, Liddy Steward & Sue Norman
Published Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 2005

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 W'PONDS  639.483209944 Cru/Mft  DUE 25-07-19
Description xiii, 118 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: WALKUN -- A Day on the Beach 3 -- What the Middens Tell Us 7 -- MUTTON FISH -- Early Contact 15 -- Land 21 -- Livelihood 27 -- Life on the Beaches 33 -- ABALONE -- Put in for a Licence 57 -- Bag Limits 75 -- Court Cases 83 -- The Future 90
Summary Abalone is a subsistance food, easy to find and harvest. The coastal environment of NSW has nurtured the aboriginal people for thousands of years. This book explores the relationship and the effects of the coastal resources being progressively restricted by European competition
Analysis Australian Aboriginal studies (Australia,New South Wales)
Environmental studies
All Australian Indigenous Material
Notes "First published in 2005 by Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies"--T.p. verso
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 107-112
Notes Beryl Cruse, Liddy Stewart and Sue Norman 2005
Subject Abalone culture -- Australia -- South Coast (N.S.W.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Food -- Australia -- South Coast (N.S.W.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- South Coast (N.S.W.) -- History.
Abalones -- Australia -- South Coast (N.S.W.)
Abalones -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Food -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast Region -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Food -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast
Abalones -- Social aspects -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- South Coast Region -- History
Abalones -- Social aspects -- Australia -- South Coast (N.S.W.)
South Coast (N.S.W.) -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Author Norman, Sue, 1953-
Stewart, Liddy, 1941-
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.
LC no. 2005472795
ISBN 0855754826 :
Other Titles Mutton fish
Surviving culture of Aboriginal people and abalone on the south coast of New South Wales