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The Resource A fortunate accident : a boy from Balranald, Kevin Coombs

A fortunate accident : a boy from Balranald, Kevin Coombs

Label
A fortunate accident : a boy from Balranald
Title
A fortunate accident
Title remainder
a boy from Balranald
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Coombs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Autobiography of Wotjobaluk paralympian Kevin Coombs; childhood; being shot in back at age thirteen; years in hospitals and other institutions; learning to live outside institutions; marriage and children; basketball career including five Paralympics; work, including ten years as Manager of Victorian Koori Health Unit; work as a Coordinator of Drug and Alcohol Foundation; membership of Board of Aboriginal Hostels; community activities; awards
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
VSL
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1941-
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Coombs, Kevin
Dewey number
305.89915092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Victoria
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  • Coombs, Kevin
  • Paralympics
  • Basketball players
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians with disabilities
  • Paraplegics
Label
A fortunate accident : a boy from Balranald, Kevin Coombs
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000028079036
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
61 p.
Isbn
9780957716148
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
A fortunate accident : a boy from Balranald, Kevin Coombs
Publication
Control code
000028079036
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
61 p.
Isbn
9780957716148
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

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