Well beaten paths: Aborigines of the Herbert/Burdekin district, North Queensland: an ethnographic and archaeological study

Brayshaw, Helen (1990) Well beaten paths: Aborigines of the Herbert/Burdekin district, North Queensland: an ethnographic and archaeological study. Studies in North Queensland History Series, 10 . James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia.

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Abstract

Detailed study of Aboriginal life in northern Queensland. Includes chapters on the environmental setting, rituals, diet, rock art and camp sites, and a catalogue of relevant ethnographic collections.

Item ID: 48928
Item Type: Book (Research - A1)
ISBN: 978-0-86443-322-0
Keywords: Anthill Creek; Aboriginal Australians; archaeology; fishing; Atherton Tableland; food; Ayr; linguistic groups; Aboriginal material culture; Halifax Bay; Basalt Wall; Herbert River; Bandyin language; Herveys Range; Bindal; Hinchinbrook Island; Biri; Ingham; boomerangs; Jourama; languages; Bowen; Cape York Peninsula; Burdekin River; Cardwell; Cairns; ceremonial grounds; camp sites; Charters Towers; cannibalism; Cleveland Bay; canoes; Collinsville; Cape Cleveland; corroborees; Cape River; Crystal Creek; Cape Upstart; Cunningham, Alan; diseases; cyclones; Dunk Island; Dyirbal language; Mackay; Valley of Lagoons; Magnetic Island; Whitsunday Islands; Palm Island; Wulguru; Port Denison; Yilba; rock art sites; Rockingham Bay; Suttor River; Townsville; Tully River
Copyright Information: Copyright © 1990 Dr. Helen Brayshaw
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2017 05:59
FoR Codes: 16 STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY > 1699 Other Studies in Human Society > 169902 Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society @ 100%
SEO Codes: 95 CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING > 9503 Heritage > 950302 Conserving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage @ 75%
95 CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING > 9505 Understanding Past Societies > 950503 Understanding Australias Past @ 25%
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