Episodes of life spent among the Native Tribes of Australia. The author Herbert Basedow a medical doctor, spent much time with Aboriginal tribes in Northern Territory during early 20th century. In this book he lists details about the rituals, man raising processes, ceremonies, revenge , bloodshed, funerals, widows, man eaters, mummies etc.
These early aboriginal stories are always interesting reflecting on what aboriginal life was like historically in pre settler times. The narrative is supported by many period photos.