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The Resource Wisdom man, Banjo Clarke as told to Camilla Chance

Wisdom man, Banjo Clarke as told to Camilla Chance

Label
Wisdom man
Title
Wisdom man
Statement of responsibility
Banjo Clarke as told to Camilla Chance
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Autobiography of Banjo Clarke; description of early life and learning skills, customs, traditions and stories from games,hunting, fishing, the Old People and from his parents; family move to Melbourne as result of depression; leaving Melbourne with his swag at age twelve to look for work, working in many places over the following years; boxing; building roads for Allied War Council during World War II; marriage to Audrey Couzens; work, family; friendships, connection with the land; some history of family and Framlingham Mission including difficulties at the mission and dispute over surrounding forest rights; white attitudes to Indigenous people
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANL
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1923-2000
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Clarke, Banjo
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chance, Camilla
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  • Clarke, Banjo
  • Briggs, Louisa
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Gunditjmara (Australian people)
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Wisdom man, Banjo Clarke as told to Camilla Chance
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000024146901
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 285 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670040780
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), genealogical tables, ports.
Label
Wisdom man, Banjo Clarke as told to Camilla Chance
Publication
Control code
000024146901
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 285 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670040780
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), genealogical tables, ports.

Library Locations

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