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The Resource Down river : the Wilcannia mob story, author: Melinda Collie-Holmes ; photographers: Mick Angus, Simon Rippingale; editor Mary Collie-Holmes

Down river : the Wilcannia mob story, author: Melinda Collie-Holmes ; photographers: Mick Angus, Simon Rippingale; editor Mary Collie-Holmes

Label
Down river : the Wilcannia mob story
Title
Down river
Title remainder
the Wilcannia mob story
Statement of responsibility
author: Melinda Collie-Holmes ; photographers: Mick Angus, Simon Rippingale; editor Mary Collie-Holmes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The story of five Aboriginal boys and their community when a song they recorded in a community workshop, rocketed them to national fame."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collie-Holmes, Melinda
Dewey number
782.421649
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rippingale, Simon
  • Angus, Michael
  • Collie-Holmes, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilcannia Mob (Musical Group)
  • Rap (Music)
  • Youth, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Down river : the Wilcannia mob story, author: Melinda Collie-Holmes ; photographers: Mick Angus, Simon Rippingale; editor Mary Collie-Holmes
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
A story of accidental fame and the town it put back on the map -- Barkandji people are river people -- Wilcannia kids get creative -- The people who kept a promise -- The 'miracle' success of 'Down River' -- Performing for thousands -- What happened when - a timeline -- Success rolls on -- Back in Wilcannia -- About the boys -- The river keeps flowing... just
Control code
000041682372
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
47 p.
Isbn
9780646484228
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.
Label
Down river : the Wilcannia mob story, author: Melinda Collie-Holmes ; photographers: Mick Angus, Simon Rippingale; editor Mary Collie-Holmes
Link
Publication
Contents
A story of accidental fame and the town it put back on the map -- Barkandji people are river people -- Wilcannia kids get creative -- The people who kept a promise -- The 'miracle' success of 'Down River' -- Performing for thousands -- What happened when - a timeline -- Success rolls on -- Back in Wilcannia -- About the boys -- The river keeps flowing... just
Control code
000041682372
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
47 p.
Isbn
9780646484228
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., col. ports.

Library Locations

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