Aboriginal Tales of Australia

Aboriginal Tales of Australia

Aboriginal Words of Australia

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By A.W. Reed
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 124
Book Size 197 x 128 x 8 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint Reed New Holland
Release Date 1 Jun 1998
Subject Classification Society & culture: general / Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge / Folklore, myths & legends

Aboriginal Words of Australia is a fascinating reference for anyone interested in knowing more about the original inhabitants of this vast continent.

This book offers Aboriginal words from around Australia arranged alphabetically in two sections, English-Aboriginal and Aboriginal-English, and includes a small selection of common phrases and sentences.

A. W. Reed

Alexander Wyclif Reed, also known as Clif Reed and A. W. Reed, (7 March 1908 – 19 October 1979) was aprolific New Zealand publisher and author.

With his uncle Alfred he established the publishing firm A. H. & A. W. Reed. As an author he was known most commonly as A. W. Reed. Reed wrote many books on topics such as myths, language and place names of both Māoriand Australian Aboriginal cultures.