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Wherever I go : Myles Lalor's 'oral history' / <Myles Lalor> ; edited with an introduction and afterword by Jeremy Beckett. (2000)

Authors: Lalor, Myles, 1928-1988., Beckett, Jeremy.
Publisher:Carlton South, Vic. : Melbourne University Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 50 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 49 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Myles Lalor's 'oral history'
Author:
  • Lalor, Myles, 1928-1988.
Physical Description:
  • xii, 179 p., <6> leaves of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm.
Summary:
  • Lalor gives a sometimes angry but more often funny account of what it was like to be a part-Aboriginal man in outback Australia. He grew up with colour prejudice among his own relatives, was put in a boys' home and ran away, and did various kinds of work. He recorded on tape these detailed recollections of his extraordinary life.
Notes:
  • Aboriginal content.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-176) and index.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0522849180 (pbk.)
  • 9780522849189
Dewey Number:
  • 305.3889915
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 26741716
  • 26741716
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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