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Where the crow flies backwards: man and land in the Darling Basin

Allen, Harry

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The Darling River, the second largest in eastern Australia, flows through an area of semi-arid grassland. The presence of the river in this dry region created a highly favourable environment for Aboriginal inhabitants. Historical descriptions of these Aborigines, mostly written in the late nineteenth century, show the Darling River as the single most important human resource in the Darling Basin. These records provide some evidence that the Bagundji Aborigines of the Darling basin moved from...[Show more]

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Date published: 2011-06-28
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/7547

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