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Kakadu National Park

By: N/A

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Northern Territory, Australia, Barker Souvenirs:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: AUST33

ISBN: 0959236635

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, edition not stated, 238gms, no page numbers. Primarily photographic tribute to the Kakadu National Park. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Pocket History of Australia: From Aboriginal Arrival to the Present Day

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wingfield, SA, Australia, Cameron House: 2002

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISAUS626

ISBN: 1875999574

Condition: Very Good


Soft card cover, edition not stated, 236gms, 193 pages. Book is in very condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Aboriginal and Melanesian Art (Art Gallery of NSW)

By: Art Gallery of New South Wales

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ART94

Condition: Good


Softcover, First Edition, 200gms, 56 pages. This is a complete check list of the Gallery (Art Gallery of New South Wales) Collections of Aboriginal and Melanesian Art as of November 1973. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigneous Australians

By: ATSIC

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Woden, ACT, Australia, Office of Public Affairs: 1998

Edition: Reprint with Corrections

Seller ID: ABO45

ISBN: 0642320225

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint with corrections, 292gms, 71 pages. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigneous Australians

By: ATSIC

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Woden, ACT, Australia, Office of Public Affairs: 1998

Edition: Reprint with Corrections

Seller ID: INDAUS45

ISBN: 0642320225

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint with corrections, 292gms, 71 pages. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows some light soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Three Aboriginal Legends

By: Barnes, Victor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Golden Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FICCHI146

Condition: Fair to Good


Hardcover with pictorial cardboard boards, first edition, 128gms, no page numbers. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. A few pages have a few very small tears. This book belongs to section has name inscribed in pen. Boards show moderate soiling. Spine has torn particularly at the top for about two inches, but is still well in tact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Stolen Children, The: Their Stories

By: Bird, Carmel (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO19

ISBN: 0091836891

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 240gms, 194 pages. Includes extracts from the Report of the National Inquiry into the separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children from their families. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Stolen Children, The: Their Stories

By: Bird, Carmel (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: INDAUS19

ISBN: 0091836891

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 240gms, 194 pages. Includes extracts from the Report of the National Inquiry into the separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children from their families. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS417

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear plastic for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reid's Mistake: The Story of Lake Macquarie From Its Discovery Until 1890

By: Clouten, Keith H.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lake Macquarie, NSW, Australia, Lake Macquarie Shire Council: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS418

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black/dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket (illustrated by William Dobell), reprint, 772gms, 288 pages, illustrated endpapers, incl. 9 plates and three maps. This book contains the first reliable and connected account of the early years of the Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Book shows stampings from a previous owner and a book plate has been removed from the inside front endpaper, ot... View more info

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Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The

By: Cowan, James G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dorset, England, Element Books Limited: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000209

ISBN: 1852303093

Condition: Good


Medium softcover with pictorial cover, first edition, 166gms, 138 pages. This book explains the elements of the aboriginal tradition including: the world of the sky heroes and how the land was formed by mythic creatures from the Dreaming; their secret rites and rituals and ideas of reincarnation; how their stories, fables and myths sustain the belief in the metaphysical basis of the human spirit; and how they represent the conscience of all mankind, offering us today a parable for survival. A good solid copy with no spinal damage and of good reading quality. The book displays some general wear... View more info

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Tracks

By: Davidson, Robyn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Book Club Associates: 1980

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: TRAAUS135

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, book club edition, 494pgs, 256gms, map endpapers. In April 1977, a young Australian woman set off from Alice Springs to cross 1,700 miles of desert and bush with 4 camels and a dog. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and light scuffing to corners and edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Spirit

By: Downing, Jim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australia, Australian National University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO18

ISBN: 0731503953

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 350gms, 181 pages. Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Sprit is a study of the 'Outstation' or Homelands movement- a movement of Aboriginal people away from larger settlements into small communities in remote areas, generally in their own tribal 'homelands', where there are many areas of sacred importance to the ancestor, creation stories of their clans. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Spirit

By: Downing, Jim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australia, Australian National University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: INDAUS18

ISBN: 0731503953

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 350gms, 181 pages. Ngurra Walytja, Country of My Sprit is a study of the 'Outstation' or Homelands movement- a movement of Aboriginal people away from larger settlements into small communities in remote areas, generally in their own tribal 'homelands', where there are many areas of sacred importance to the ancestor, creation stories of their clans. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Justice All Their Own: The Caledon Bay and Woodah Island Killings 1932- 1933

By: Egan, Ted

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Carlton South, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: ABO4

ISBN: 0522846939

Condition: As New


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 244 pages, blank endpapers. Ted Egan's close association with Aboriginal People enabled him to interview the participants in the horrendous events - he sat down in the country where the incidents took place. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in as new condition with no visible shelf wear, book signed by author, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Justice All Their Own: The Caledon Bay and Woodah Island Killings 1932- 1933

By: Egan, Ted

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Carlton South, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: INDAUS4

ISBN: 0522846939

Condition: As New


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 244 pages, blank endpapers. Ted Egan's close association with Aboriginal People enabled him to interview the participants in the horrendous events - he sat down in the country where the incidents took place. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in as new condition with no visible shelf wear, book signed by author, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hungry Heart, The: A Compelling Account of Life in One of the Most Scattered and Isolated Populations on the Face of the Earth

By: Griffiths, Max

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000889

ISBN: 0864174861

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red/orange boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 566gms, 176 pages. Max Griffiths worked for the Australian Inland Mission from 1964 to 1985 and as such was witness to changes in the outback due to a massive increase in mining activity and to the sadly belated exposure of the shocking conditions under which ABoriginal people were living and dying. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and some minimal chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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To Ayers Rock and Beyond

By: Harney, W. E. (Bill)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Robert Hale Ltd: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS673

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 192pp, weighs 464gms, blank endpapers. To read this enthralling book is not only to understand the story of Ayers Rock (Uluru), but also to travel with the author and see both aborigines and Europeans in a new light. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition for age with only moderate shelf wear, scuffing and chipping. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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North of the Ten Commandments: A Collection of Northern Territory Literature

By: Headon, David (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST156

ISBN: 0340526661

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 970gms, 348 pages. David Headon has chosen and skilfully arranged and juxtaposed an extraordinary collection of myths, yarns, legends, songs, novel excerpts, jokes, speeches, journal entries, letters, interviews, poems, government inquiries and newspaper items, that reflect this beautiful, dangerous and disturbing part of the world. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Spine shows some light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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From Earlier Fleets: Hemisphere - An Aboriginal Anthology 1978

By: Henderson, Kenneth Russell (ed)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Hemisphere: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ABO46

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first edition, 248gms, 96 pages. This is an anthology of articles that appeared in the Hemisphere publication. Book is in good conditition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info