The Aborigines of Western Australia
By Albert F. Calvert
Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook
Pages (PDF): 53
Publication Date: 1894
(Download links are just below the donate button)
This short book looks at the life and beliefs of The Aborigines of Western Australia. As with most of the books from this era and dealing with this type of subject, you have to be wary of the racism that underlines them. Chapters include: Languages; Early Accounts; Contemporary Accounts; Laws Of Marriage; Land Ownership; Law; Women; Hunting And Gathering; Physical Strength; Childhood; Music And Poetry; Religion And Mythology; Funerals; Old Testament Parallels; Boomerangs; Humor; and, Protection Of Aborigines.
These books take me anywhere from 2 to 10 hours to create. Only a tiny minority of people donate (less than 1%), yet thousands of books are downloaded every day. There is no big company behind this site – it is just me, and I really need the support of my visitors to help keep this site running. So if you feel I have helped you by providing this ebook, please consider making a small donation payment of £1.00 or whatever you can.. Thanks – Julie 🙂