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Scholar and sceptic

Australian Aboriginal studies in honour of L.R. Hiatt

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Published by Aboriginal Studies Press in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Hiatt, L. R.,
    • Aboriginal Australians.,
    • Anthropology -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrancesca Merlan, John Morton, and Alan Rumsey, editors.
      ContributionsMerlan, Francesca., Morton, John, Rumsey, Alan., Hiatt, L. R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN665 .S36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 309 p. :
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL420866M
      ISBN 100855752955
      LC Control Number98125366
      OCLC/WorldCa37571733

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