AA45 (December 1997)


Colley, S. 1997 A pre- and post-contact Aboriginal shell midden at Disaster Bay, New South Wales south coast. Australian Archaeology 45:1–19.

O’Connor, S.  and K. McConnell 1997 40,000 year record of food plants the southern Kimberley Ranges, Western Australia. Australian Archaeology 45:20–31.

Bednarik, R. 1997 Pleistocene stone pendant from Western Australia. Australian Archaeology 45:32–34.

Spate, A. 1997 Karsting around for bones: Aborigines and karst caves in southeastern Australia. Australian Archaeology 45:35–44.

Frankel, D. 1997 The Australian Research Council and archaeology. Australian Archaeology 45:45–47.


Professorial Address

Connah, G.E. 1997 The purposes of archaeology. Australian Archaeology 45:48–53.

Short Reports

Corkill, T. 1997 Red, yellow and black: Colour and heat in archaeological stone. Australian Archaeology 45:54–55.

Burke, M. 1997 The age of two human occupation sites in the eastern MacDonnell Ranges, Central Australia. Australian Archaeology 45:55–57.


Kamali Land Council 1997 Obituary: David Banggal Mowaljarlai. Australian Archaeology 45:58.

Thesis abstracts

Book Reviews

Cole, N. 1997 Review of ‘Rock Art and Ethnography: Proceedings of the Ethnography Symposium, Australian Rock Art Research Association Congress, Darwin 1988’ edited by M.J. Morwood and D.R. Hobbs. Australian Archaeology 45:65.

David, B. 1997 Review of ‘Style, Society and Person: Archaeological and Ethnological Perspectives’ edited by Christopher Carr and Jill E. Neitzel. Australian Archaeology 45:65–66.

McNiven, I.J. 1997 Review of ‘Continent of Hunter-Gatherers: New Perspectives in Australian Prehistory’ by Harry Lourandos. Australian Archaeology 45:66–67.

Mtichell, C. 1997 Review of ‘The Prehistory of the Mind: A Search for the Origins of Art, Religion and Science’ by Steven Mithen. Australian Archaeology 45:67–68.

Pate, F.D. 1997 Review of ‘Frauds, Myths and Mysteries: Science and Pseudoscience in Archaeology’ by Kenneth L. Fedder. Australian Archaeology 45:68–69.

Smith, M. 1997 Review of ‘Hunters and Collectors: The Antiquarian Imagination in Australia’ by Tom Griffiths. Australian Archaeology 45:69–70.

Ulm S. 1997 Review of ‘Kakadu: Natural and Cultural Heritage and Management’ edited by Tony Press, David Lea, Ann Webb and Alistair Graham. Australian Archaeology 45:70–72.

Vail, G. 1997 Review of ‘Cycles of the Sun, Mysteries of the Moon: The Calendar in Mesoamerican Civilization by Vincent H. Malmstrom. Australian Archaeology 45:72.

White, J.P. 1997 Review of ‘Explorations into Highland New Guinea, 1930–1935‘ by Michael J. Leahy, edited by Douglas E. Jones. Australian Archaeology 45:72–73.

Veth, P. 1997 Review of ‘Australian Archaeology ’95: Proceedings of the 1995 Australian Archaeological Association Annual Conference‘ edited by Sean Ulm, Ian Lilley and Annie Ross. Australian Archaeology 45:73–76.

Thomas, A. 1997 Review of ‘Rock Art of the Dreamtime: Images of Ancient Australia‘ by Josephine Flood. Australian Archaeology 45:76.