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Main Title: The road to Mowanjum / Maisie McKenzie
Author: McKenzie, Maisie.
Imprint: Melbourne, VIC : Angus & Robertson, 1969.
Collation: maps, hardback ; 294 pages : 23 cm.
Subject: Mowanjum Indigenous mission (NT)
First Nations Australians
Missions and missionaries
First Nations Australians - - Missions, missionaries and reserves
Northern Territory
Western Australia (Kimberley District)
Worrorra (First Nations Australian people)
Northern district (NT)
Worora (First Nations Australian people)
Summary of early contacts with Worora tribe; story of Kimberley Aborigines during lst half-century, growing acceptance of Christian gospel, history of mission and missionaries; brief details of Loves work and life at Kunmunya; notes on birth, childhood and initiation; vengence killing, kidnapping custom between tribal groups; bleaching ceremony of Ngarinjin leader; wartime experiences in Broome.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Stacks 305.801 WA KIMB MIS MOW Available