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Reminiscences of Charles Lawrence and the Australian Aboriginal Cricket Team Touring England - 1868
Children of Arnhem's Kaleidoscope By Graham Wilson
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A story of memory, mine and my fathers Life of a family, growing and learning Place seldom visited, cut off from outside Land of superb beauty, colour and light Wealth of wildlife, crocodiles and... More > buffalo Aboriginal people's land for over 50000 years Place of magic, place of danger, my home< Less
The Story of Australia By Robert Grieve Black
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We all tend to think of Australia as a country with a very short history. In fact it has one of the oldest identifiable histories on this planet dating back to when the first Aboriginal people... More > travelled south between the ice ages. Did you know that there are around one million camels living in the wild in Australia? They are not of course indigenous but rather were shipped in by British colonialists to help explore and develop the outback. The proud Brits didn’t really want their Arab handlers so they returned to their homelands abandoning the camels. Did you know that Australia, with its reliance on coal-burning power stations, is considered to be the world’s number one polluter? These are just a few of the gems in this short history of Australia. It is just under 30,000 words which represents about eighty pages in a standard print book. There are inevitably some dates to maintain the time-line but the emphasis is on telling the story of Australia.< Less
Ancient Australia Unearthed By Alethea Kinsela
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Drawing on archaeology to map 50,000 years of Australia’s ancient past, Ancient Australia Unearthed traces the evidence etched into the skin of this country to reveal the rich and complex... More > history of this unique island continent. Ancient Australia Unearthed directly addresses the Australian Curriculum: History Year 7 topic ‘Ancient Australia’ and the new HSC Ancient History unit ‘Ancient Australia’. It will also have a broad appeal for anyone wishing to gain an understanding of, and a deeper appreciation for, one of the world’s greatest stories of isolation, resilience and survival.< Less
Frequency Study Guide: Blue Dog, Taylor Pete By Sophia Von Sawilski
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The student of a character faces the challenge of understanding and evaluating Taylor Pete’s qualities of humor and diligence. For the purpose of pleasure or for study, at any age, familiar... More > qualities are celebrated and probed.< Less
Kulin and Kurnai By David Frankel & Janine Major
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This volume includes over 700 extracts from Nineteenth Century sources describing Victorian Aboriginal society. These observations are cover many different topics ranging from Ceremonies to... More > Recreation, providing glimpses into a rich and complex world.< Less
The Biboolmirn ‘Paperbark People’ from the South West Region of Australia: A Glimpse of Traditional Life and Customs By Joe ‘jopossum’ Collard
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“This book is about the Biboolmirn people written from a Nyoongar(man’s) perspective. Since the horizon of time the Biboolmirn occupied the south west of Western Australia from Jurien Bay... More > to Israelite bay. Traditionally history and culture has been passed down from person to person through story telling from the old people and yarning around the campfire. This book presents the reader with the opportunity of an unprecedented insight into one of the oldest Aboriginal tribal groups of Australia.”< Less
Encounter By Kieron Dowling
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Using cave-art as a channel, Aborigines recorded visitations by alien cultures thousands of years ago; abductions occurred. Today, a frightening painting has been discovered. 10,000 years in the... More > past, a mysterious abduction occurs in remote Australia. In the present day, a record of the event is discovered by teenagers, which cracks open a mystery when astronauts on a routine shuttle mission encounter an alien presense. Transmitted a bizarre device, the shuttle crew return to earth to solve the puzzle. Meanwhile, Blake Adams stumbles upon a small-town murder and, accused, runs from the scene. Protected by a pair of teenagers, he finds himself in the centre of some extraordinary happenings after a concealed cave painting is revealed. Soon, the race is on to discover what an alien craft is demanding -- and to prevent a catastrophic event in sleepy outback town Useless Loop, where Kutji, a terrible Aborigine spirit, waits to cause havoc inside NASA's downed space shuttle.< Less
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Stories from the Origin By Anne Z Parker
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Stories from the Origin invites you to enter the life of Australian Aboriginal communities in the central desert of Australia through delightful and respectful stories that reveal their history and... More > culture. It is in ordinary moments of every day life that the author and the reader come to know the Dreamtime.< Less

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