Early Peoples: Australian Aborigines

Who are the Australian Aborigines People?

Australian Aborigines people are the first people of Australia. The ancestors of today's Aborigines people arrived in Australia at least 50,000 years ago. The word "aborigines" comes from the Latin phrase "ab origine", meaning "from the beginning". Australia's Aborigines live on mainland Australia and the nearby islands, including Tasmania. This book Australian Aborigines, is a part of World Book's Early Peoples Series, provides detailed information about the history, culture, arts and life of Aboriginal people in Australia. Features of this great history book also include timelines, fact boxes, glossary, a list of recommended reading and websites, and index.

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