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The Resource Brotherboys : the story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer, Sean Gorman

Brotherboys : the story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer, Sean Gorman

Label
Brotherboys : the story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer
Title
Brotherboys
Title remainder
the story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer
Statement of responsibility
Sean Gorman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story of the Noongar Krakouer brothers, their football careers, the different paths their lives took after their football careers were over and the different ways they dealt with racist taunts; family history; 1905 'Aborigines Act', Chief Protector A.O. Neville and threat of removal; living conditions and life of father, Eric; early life; racism; football and football careers including relationships with their club; treatment of Indigenous sportsmen; Jim's involvement with amphetamine drug dealing, his conviction and imprisonment; lives now
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gorman, Sean
Dewey number
796.336092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Krakouer, Jim
  • Krakouer, Phillip
  • Krakouer, Eric
  • Krakouer, Andrew
  • Krakouer, Nola
  • Krakouer, Theodore
  • Krakouer, Alfred
  • Miller, Phoebe
  • Smith, Sophie
  • Augustsson, Fiona
  • Ansett, Bob
  • Barassi, Ron
  • Joseph, Ron
  • Kennedy, John
  • Australian Football League
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground
  • Victorian Football League
  • West Australian Football League
  • North Melbourne Football Club
  • The Age
  • Australian football players
  • Australian football
  • Athletes, Aboriginal Australian
  • Referendum
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
general
Label
Brotherboys : the story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer, Sean Gorman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 256-269
Control code
000026460819
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
269 p., [12] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland.
Isbn
9781741145953
Other physical details
ill., (some col.) ports.
Label
Brotherboys : the story of Jim and Phillip Krakouer, Sean Gorman
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 256-269
Control code
000026460819
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
269 p., [12] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland.
Isbn
9781741145953
Other physical details
ill., (some col.) ports.

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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