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The Resource Born under the paperbark tree : a man's life, told by master Wardaman storyteller Yidumduma Bill Harney : written by Jan Wositzky

Born under the paperbark tree : a man's life, told by master Wardaman storyteller Yidumduma Bill Harney : written by Jan Wositzky

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Born under the paperbark tree : a man's life
Title
Born under the paperbark tree
Title remainder
a man's life
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told by master Wardaman storyteller Yidumduma Bill Harney : written by Jan Wositzky
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Summary
Tells the story of the life of Bill Harney, son of W. E. (Bill) Harney, the writer and storyteller, and Ludi Yibuluyma, a Wardamam woman, who was born on Willeroo Station in Wardaman country about 1936; talks about his upbringing and life as a stockman, saddler, pine cutter, crocodile hunter, fencer, artist and tour operator; relates stories about the Second World War in the Northern Territory; shares his knowledge and culture; relates personal stories concerning the Stolen Generation; references many Northern Territory places and people
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approximately 1950-
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Harney, Bill
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Wositzky, Jan
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  • Harney, W. E.
  • Yibuluyma, Ludi
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Born under the paperbark tree : a man's life, told by master Wardaman storyteller Yidumduma Bill Harney : written by Jan Wositzky
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Publication
Note
  • At head of title: From the land of the Lightning Brothers
  • Includes index
Control code
M0015352
Extent
xvi, 208 p.; maps
Isbn
9780733305146
Stock number
11133b
System control number
0013212
Label
Born under the paperbark tree : a man's life, told by master Wardaman storyteller Yidumduma Bill Harney : written by Jan Wositzky
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: From the land of the Lightning Brothers
  • Includes index
Control code
M0015352
Extent
xvi, 208 p.; maps
Isbn
9780733305146
Stock number
11133b
System control number
0013212

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