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y Nyurruwiyi-warnu single work   picture book   Indigenous story   children's  
Alternative title: From the Olden Days
Note: Original story by Toby Japangardi
Issue Details: First known date: 1983... 1983 Nyurruwiyi-warnu
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

This book has been made to teach young people about how people lived and how they spoke Warlpiri in the day before White settlement. (Source: Nyurruwiyi-warnu 1983:25)


  • This work is in three parts:

    Part One - Kinship terms

    Part Two - Utensils

    Part Three - Care and education of children

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: English , Warlpiri
Text in Warlpiri language with English translation.
Text in Warlpiri language with English translation.
Link: Web Resource Sighted: 03/09/2014
  • Appears in:
    y Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Charles Darwin University , Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014 7544524 2014 website prose Indigenous story

    'The Living Archive of Aboriginal Language is a digital archive of endangered literature in Australian Indigenous languages from around the Northern Territory.' This archive connects to the people and communities where the literature was created, allowing for collaborative research work with Indigenous authorities and communities.

    Clicking on the website's map to enter the archive, opens hundreds of items in 25 languages from all over the Northern Territory. The Website gives comprehensive instructions on the use of the site for Linguists, Communities, teachers, and students and/or researchers. (Source: LAAL Website)

    Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014
Last amended 3 Sep 2014 09:32:04