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The Resource Is the pen mightier than the word? : a comparison between oral and written sources on the East Kimberley Bushranger, Major, Bruce Shaw

Is the pen mightier than the word? : a comparison between oral and written sources on the East Kimberley Bushranger, Major, Bruce Shaw

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Is the pen mightier than the word? : a comparison between oral and written sources on the East Kimberley Bushranger, Major
Title
Is the pen mightier than the word?
Title remainder
a comparison between oral and written sources on the East Kimberley Bushranger, Major
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Shaw
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Compares two Aboriginal oral accounts (the longest by Jack Sullivan) and four written accounts of the Aboriginal bushranger, Major, who was shot by police in 1908; discusses the different European and Indigenous ideologies that underpin the conflicting versions of the Major story
Member of
Cataloging source
SUSA
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1941-
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Shaw, Bruce
Dewey number
994.29
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Curtin Indigenous Research Centre
Series statement
Discussion paper,
Series volume
no. 23/1998
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  • Major
  • Oral tradition
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Bushrangers, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Is the pen mightier than the word? : a comparison between oral and written sources on the East Kimberley Bushranger, Major, Bruce Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000021252310
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
23 p.
Isbn
9781863427777
Label
Is the pen mightier than the word? : a comparison between oral and written sources on the East Kimberley Bushranger, Major, Bruce Shaw
Publication
Control code
000021252310
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
23 p.
Isbn
9781863427777

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