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The Long Death : The Last Days Of The Plains Indian

By: Andrist, Ralph K

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1993

Seller ID: 20020409

ISBN: 0020302959

Condition: Good


371 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Pages are lightly creased. Previous owner's name in ink. Published to great acclaim in 1964, Andrist's book sets the tone for much of the writing that would be done on Native Americans in the 1960s and 1970s. This classic book, illustrates how Native Americans fought for lands on the edge of the ever-shrinking frontier and found themselves betrayed time and again by the ever-expanding white nation of the East. Quantity Availabl... View more info

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Victims or Victors? : The Story of the Victorian Aborigines Advancement League

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hyland House: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19040190

ISBN: 0908090862

Condition: Very Good


127 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; ISBN: 0908090862. ISBN/EAN: 9780908090860. Inventory No: 19040190. Paperback View more info

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Indians of Canada : Reference Series No. 2

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Canada, External Communications Division: 1990

Seller ID: 19060091

Condition: Good


29 pages. Covers have light creasing and slight soiling. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 19060091. Paperback View more info

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Islands of Danger

By: Beaglehole, Ernest

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Progressive Publishing Society: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16120054

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


212 pages. Edges of boards have moderate wear. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 16120054. Hardcover View more info

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It's Not the Money It's the Land : Aboriginal Stockmen and the Equal Wages Case

By: Bunbury, Bill

Price: $151.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17070111

ISBN: 1863683666

Condition: Good (ex-library)


192 pages. Library stickers on cover and stamp on page edges. No library markings inside. Front and back hinges have been reinforced with tape. Otherwise in excellent condition throughout.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; ISBN: 1863683666. ISBN/EAN: 9781863683661. Inventory No: 17070111. Paperback View more info

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Innamincka

By: Burchill, Elizabeth

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17080092

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


173 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has mild foxing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Includes 1971 newspaper clipping of the author meeting former US president Lyndon Johnson. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Indigenous Cultures. Inventory No: 17080092. Hardcover View more info

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John Bulmer's Recollections of Victorian Aboriginal Life 1855-1908

By: Cambell, Alastair

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Museum Victoria: No date

Seller ID: 20010319

Condition: Fine


106 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. John Bulmer spent forty years of his life as missionary to Aboriginal people in Victoria. In 1855 he devoted his activities to communities on the Murray, but most of his life was spent at Lake Tyers where he established a Church of England mission in 1862. In his later years he wrote a series of thirteen papers in which he recorded his observations on the life and times of the people to whom he ministered. Over a period of several years Alastair Campbell transliterated these... View more info

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Mama Kuma : One Woman, Two Cultures

By: Carlyon, Deborah

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Queensland Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15110386

ISBN: 070223320X

Condition: Very Good


179 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Kuma Kelage, daughter of a Chimbu chieftain, was there when the world changed. From her quiet mountain village in the New Guinea Highlands, she took change by the hand and led it. Kuma defied tradition and married a white Australian. With her precious golden child Ba, she travelled beyond the boundaries of her home to enter a modern world. This remarkable story of Mama Kuma is told by Ba's daughter with love and humor, and with the insight of the colonised it tells the wonder of one women's journey thr... View more info

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Australian Aboriginal Art : A Souvenir Book of Aboriginal Art in the Australian National Gallery

By: Caruana, Wally

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Government Publishing Service: 1987

Seller ID: 17070102

ISBN: 0642081441

Condition: Good


55 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0642081441. ISBN/EAN: 9780642081445. Inventory No: 17070102. Paperback View more info

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Island of Bali : With an Album of Photographs by Rose Covarrubias

By: Covarrubias, Miguel

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1937

Seller ID: 19030598

Condition: Good


429 pages. End pages are split at hinges but the binding is still reasonably strong - a little movement. Covers have mild soiling. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Spine has slight fading. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 19030598. Hardcover View more info

Image for Mexico South : The Isthmus of Tehuantepec

Mexico South : The Isthmus of Tehuantepec

By: Covarrubias, Miguel

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Cassell: No date

Seller ID: 19030600

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


444 pages. Covers have slight soiling. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Spine has mild fading. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 19030600. Hardcover View more info

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The Tribe That Hides from Man

By: Cowell, Adrian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1974

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 07050078

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


251 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book recounts the terrifying game of hide-and seek as Claudio and Orlando Villas Boas, who the author accompanied in order to make his prize-winning television documentary, cut a trail deeper and deeper through the hostile Brazilian jungle into the territory of the elusive and dangerous Kreen Akrore tribe who for years had been killing intruders on sight. The author has told his dramatic and exciting story with a deep understanding of the predicament facing primitive man in the modern world. Quantity Available: 2. Category: Indigenous Cu... View more info

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A New Deal for Papua

By: Cranswick, G. H. & Shevill, L. W.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Melbourne, F. W. Chershire: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12010514

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


167 pages. Chipping at top and bottom of spine. Lightly tanned pages. Reading creases to spine. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Religion & Theology. Inventory No: 12010514. View more info

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Dance and Drama in Bali

By: de Zoete, Beryl & Spies, Walter

Price: $155.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19030596

Condition: Good


343 pages. Covers have slight soiling. Corners of boards are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Dance; Indigenous Cultures. Inventory No: 19030596. Hardcover View more info

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The Australian Aborigines - Around Australia Program Series

By: Elkin, A. P.

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Australia, Nelson Doubleday: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12030721

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


64 pages. Light soiling to covers and a small corner crease on back cover. Cover is completely missing from book, otherwise the pages are in very good condition with all 21 colour plates being present and glued into appropriate locations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 12030721. Paperback View more info

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The Work of the Gods in Tikopia

By: Firth, Raymond

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16120076

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


490 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has moderate rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate wear and minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 16120076. Hardcover View more info

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Reading Aboriginal Women's Autobiography - Horizon Studies in Literature Series

By: Gay, Penny

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Australia, Sydney University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15070181

ISBN: 0424002086

Condition: Fine


64 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 0424002086. ISBN/EAN: 9780424002088. Inventory No: 15070181. Paperback View more info

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The Hungry Heart

By: Griffiths, Max

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 16120036

ISBN: 0864174861

Condition: Near Fine


176 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0864174861. ISBN/EAN: 9780864174864. Inventory No: 16120036. Hardcover View more info

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The Unlucky Australians

By: Hardy, Frank

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Australia, Gold Star: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 20020066

ISBN: 0975770837

Condition: Good


279 pages. Old price mark on front cover. Covers have light creasing and moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. The day Gough Whitlam poured the red soil of Gurindji country into Vincent Lingiari's hand in 1975 was a momentous day in the history of Land Rights in this country. It was also one of the proudest moments in our father's life. To help this remarkable group of people win back their own land was one of his greatest achievements. The Gurindji took on the might of Lord Veste... View more info

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Men of Masaba

By: Harman, Humphrey

Price: $28.00

Publisher: USA, Viking: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17030005

ISBN: 0670468924

Condition: Very Good


187 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Spine has mild fading. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; ISBN: 0670468924. ISBN/EAN: 9780670468928. Inventory No: 17030005. Hardcover View more info