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Dark Emu Audiobook

Dark Emu: Black Seeds: Agriculture or Accident?

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A completely accessible, compelling and riveting account of pre-invasion Aboriginal agricultural systems.

Dark Emu argues for a reconsideration of the 'hunter-gatherer' tag for pre-colonial Aboriginal Australians and attempts to rebut the colonial myths that have worked to justify dispossession. Accomplished author Bruce Pascoe provides compelling evidence from the diaries of early explorers that suggests that systems of food production and land management have been blatantly understated in modern retellings of early Aboriginal history, and that a new look at Australia's past is required.

©2014 Bruce Pascoe (P)2017 Bolinda audio

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    Philip I. Kyson Queensland, Australia 06-12-17
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    Another example of our commonly known history being false. This wonderful book goes someway in correcting that criminal fact.

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