The Resource 'Looking for new lights': : Torres Strait Islanders and the Pacific War, Betty Osborne

'Looking for new lights': : Torres Strait Islanders and the Pacific War, Betty Osborne

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'Looking for new lights': : Torres Strait Islanders and the Pacific War
Title
'Looking for new lights':
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Torres Strait Islanders and the Pacific War
Statement of responsibility
Betty Osborne
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Accounts of the second world war in Torres Strait; recollections about Japanese divers and their imprisonment at the Thursday Island internment camp; describes Thursday Island being used as a military base; mentions the Maritime Strike of 1936; gives some detail about the enlistment of Torres Strait Islander men and the position of women in relation to this; notes Torres Strait Islanders' aspirations at the end of the war
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Osborne, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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'Looking for new lights': : Torres Strait Islanders and the Pacific War, Betty Osborne
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 64-66
Label
'Looking for new lights': : Torres Strait Islanders and the Pacific War, Betty Osborne
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 64-66

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    • 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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