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The Resource Listen to the wind, Hesba Fay Brinsmead ; illustrated by Robert Micklewright

Listen to the wind, Hesba Fay Brinsmead ; illustrated by Robert Micklewright

Label
Listen to the wind
Title
Listen to the wind
Statement of responsibility
Hesba Fay Brinsmead ; illustrated by Robert Micklewright
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nineteen-year-old Loveday Smith and Tam Greenrush, a young man of both Aboriginal and South Sea Islander descent, become partners in a prawn trawler, the Little Liza. They face opposition from parents, hostile surfies, and local people who view the relationship of a white girl and a boy of mixed race with prejudice
Cataloging source
QJO
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1922-2003
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Brinsmead, H. F.
Dewey number
823.91
Intended audience
For adolescents
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Micklewright, Robert
Series statement
An Oxford novel
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  • Children's stories, Australian
  • Racism
  • Prejudices
  • Race discrimination
  • Shrimp fisheries
  • Trawlers and trawling
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Listen to the wind, Hesba Fay Brinsmead ; illustrated by Robert Micklewright
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000027788863
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780192713162
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)7935852
Label
Listen to the wind, Hesba Fay Brinsmead ; illustrated by Robert Micklewright
Publication
Control code
000027788863
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
214 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780192713162
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)7935852

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