By Malcolm Prentis

This booklet offers an summary of Australian Aboriginal background from construction tales concerning the Dreaming via to Aboriginal cultural and political task within the twenty first century. Its alphabetically prepared entries comprise biographies, old occasions, pioneering paintings through anthropologists, ancient controversies, literature and game, and a few social matters. Malcolm Prentis has paid a selected consciousness to overlaying all areas of Australia and the Torres Strait Islands, and all sessions of recorded history.

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