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Main Title: Wathaurong medicines / Sue Ferrier.
Author: Ferrier, Sue
Year: 1992.
Collation: 134 leaves : ill., maps, bibliography, spiral bound, pbk ; 30 cm
Summary: Report to gather oral history and review ethnobotanical resources of Bellarine Peninsula; introductory chapter on daily life, social structure, language and religion, description of medicines and traditional healers; study of Bellarine Peninsula and plants and animals used for medicinal purposes, prehistory and oral and written history; recommendations for management of bush in Bellarine Peninsula which contain medicinal plants; appendices include animal resources, English-Wathaurong word list and lists of plants.
Subject: Wathaurong / Wathawurrung / Wada Wurrung (Australian People)
First Nations Australians - Culture
Oral history
Medicinal plants
Botany and botanists
First Nations Australians
First Nations Australians - - Foods and plants
Bellarine Peninsula (Vic.) (Wadawurrung Country)
Bibliography; leaf 126-134; Typescript (photocopy)
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Stacks 305.801 VIC NAT Available