The Resource Karijini Milli Milli / edited by Noel Olive

Karijini Milli Milli / edited by Noel Olive

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Karijini Milli Milli / edited by Noel Olive
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Karijini Milli Milli / edited by Noel Olive
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Summary
Collection of life histories from the Karijini people of the west Pilbara; each story is preceded by an excerpt of text to give the reader an idea of storys context; themes include displacement by colonisation; work and conditions on pastoral properties; race relations; loss of labour after 1968 award and forced removal from pastoral properties to towns; work of Wittenoom and other mines; dislocation of family and community; removal of children; formation of Aboriginal organisations including the Karijini Aboriginal Corporation to pursue land claims; central theme emerges of deep longing and determination to return to country and to maintain cultural links with land; appendices include glossary of Punjima and other words, contributors family relationships and indexes to places, features, missions
Label
Karijini Milli Milli / edited by Noel Olive
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Publication
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Typescript (processed)
Control code
M0013663
Extent
[220] p.; maps
Governing access note
  • Open access
  • Open copying and use
System control number
0011492
Label
Karijini Milli Milli / edited by Noel Olive
Publication
Note
Typescript (processed)
Control code
M0013663
Extent
[220] p.; maps
Governing access note
  • Open access
  • Open copying and use
System control number
0011492

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