The Resource Born to adventure, by Keith Douglas Young

Born to adventure, by Keith Douglas Young

Label
Born to adventure
Title
Born to adventure
Statement of responsibility
by Keith Douglas Young
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes a reputed account of the author's encounter with Aboriginal people in the Bellenden Ker Mountains, Queensland; work appears to be largely fictions drawing on the conventions of "lost tribe" and "imperial adventure" genres; reference to hunting, diet, duels, medical practices initiation and cannibalism
Biography type
autobiography
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1916-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young, Keith Douglas
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young, Keith Douglas
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Air pilots
Label
Born to adventure, by Keith Douglas Young
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000004786643
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
147 p., [1] leaf of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
port.
Label
Born to adventure, by Keith Douglas Young
Publication
Control code
000004786643
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
147 p., [1] leaf of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
port.

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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