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The Resource A story to tell : the working lives of ten Aboriginal Australians, Jonathan Nadji ...[et al.] ; edited by Nan Gallagher

A story to tell : the working lives of ten Aboriginal Australians, Jonathan Nadji ...[et al.] ; edited by Nan Gallagher

Label
A story to tell : the working lives of ten Aboriginal Australians
Title
A story to tell
Title remainder
the working lives of ten Aboriginal Australians
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Nadji ...[et al.] ; edited by Nan Gallagher
Subject
Genre
Summary
Contains working biographies of ten Aborigines; Jonathan Nadji (park ranger), Monica Timaepatua (seamstress), Michael Hill (drug and alcohol counsellor), Alan Kyle (seaman), Betty Stewart (educational assistant), Rochelle Patten (artist), Gordon Pablo (language co -ordinator), Robert Bagie (broadcaster), Lyle Sansbury (company chairman) and Naomi Mayers (company secretary); topics covered include - National Parks Service; sport; bush foods; traditional and Christian beliefs; agricultural, mechanical and farm work; substance abuse; crocodile shooting, pearling and trochus industries; histories of La Perouse and Cummeragunja; discrimination (economic and social); employment; social work; education; health services; radio and television broadcasting; Aboriginal enterprises; Nurungga Farming Company; Aboriginal Health Service, Redfern; self-determination; government policy; language preservation and recovery
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Gallagher, Nan
  • Nadji, Jonathon
  • Timaepatua, Monica
  • Hill, Michael
  • Kyle, Alan
  • Stewart, Betty
  • Patten, Rochelle
  • Pablo, Gordon
  • Bagie, Robert
  • Sansbury, Lyle
  • Mayers, Naomi Ruth
Label
A story to tell : the working lives of ten Aboriginal Australians, Jonathan Nadji ...[et al.] ; edited by Nan Gallagher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
M0011342
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 170 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780521424325
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
09568b
System control number
0009141
Label
A story to tell : the working lives of ten Aboriginal Australians, Jonathan Nadji ...[et al.] ; edited by Nan Gallagher
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
M0011342
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 170 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780521424325
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
09568b
System control number
0009141

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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