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Boundary lines / Charlie McAdam and family, as told to Elizabeth Tregenza. (1995)

Authors: McAdam, Charlie., Trengenza, Elizabeth.
Publisher:Ringwood, Vic : McPhee Gribble,,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 78 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 78 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Boundary lines, a family's story of winning against the odds.
Author:
  • McAdam, Charlie, (author.)
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xi, 231 pages : illustrations, portraits, map ; 21 cm.
Summary:
  • Life of Charlie McAdam; born on Springvale Station; taken from his mother by Native Affairs to Moola Bulla; experiences as a drover, boxer, truck driver and field officer with Legal Aid; family life and football careers of two of Charlie's sons, Greg and Gilbert.
Contents:
  • Prologue
  • A Springvale childhood
  • Cattle and gold
  • At Moola Bulla
  • Broome and Beagle Bay
  • Back to Springvale
  • The long paddoclk
  • Fighting man, family man
  • Living in Alice
  • From Traeger Park to the MCG
  • From Springvale to Halls Creek : Gilbert's story
  • All these years.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • CIP confirmed.
  • Bibliography : p. 227-231.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0869143557
Dewey Number:
  • 994.14
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 44002489
  • 44002489
  • 11545352
  • 11545352
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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