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Full circle : from mission to community : a family story / Edie Wright. (2001)

Authors: Wright, Edie, 1954-
Publisher:Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 85 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 85 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Wright, Edie, 1954-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 320 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 21 cm.
Summary:
  • "Queensland and placement at Mapoon Mission; movement through mission employment to north-west Kimberley; life on Kunmunya Mission (WA); the mission lugger travelling between the islands and isolated communities of the north-west coast; retracing and reclaiming the family's connection to Cape York Penninsula." --AIATSIS.
Contents:
  • 1. Mapoon Mission Station
  • 2. The Move to the West
  • 3. Kunmunya
  • 4. Life on the Mission
  • 5. The Loss of Our Mother
  • 6. Raising Sisters and a Brother
  • 7. Last years at Kunmunya
  • 8. The War Years
  • 9. The Byford Home
  • 10. Back to the Kimberley
  • 11. Broome
  • 12. Return to Derby
  • 13. The Death of Gregory
  • 14. Work and Recuperation
  • 15. Times of Change
  • 16. Dickie's Death
  • 17. Some Big Moves
  • 18. Grandad Passes On
  • 19. Djarworrada
  • 20. Going the Full Circle.
  • More...
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Notes:
  • Aboriginal content.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 316-320)
Other Form:
  • Online version Wright, Edie, 1954- Full circle. Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2001
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1863683291 (pbk)
Dewey Number:
  • 929/​.2/​0994
  • 306.089
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 26501918
  • 26501918
  • 22720074
  • 22720074
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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