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Born of the conquerors : selected essays / by Judith Wright. (1991)

Authors: Wright, Judith, 1915-2000.
Publisher:Canberra:Aboriginal Studies Press , 1991,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 99 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 84 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Wright, Judith, 1915-2000.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 156 p; col. ill., ports.
Series:
  • Susan Crooke Memorial Collection
  • Susan Crooke Memorial Collection
  • Susan Crooke Memorial Collection.
  • Susan Crooke Memorial Collection.
Summary:
  • All chapters with Aboriginal content annotated separately.
Contents:
  • 1. Moongalba p3 -2. Bond with the Land p13 -3. Wilderness, Waste and History p17 -4. The Broken Links p29 -5. Towards the Bicentennial Landscape p33 -6. Whose Country is it Anyway? p47 -7. The Weight of the Past p53 -8. Aborigines and Mining p59 -9. Aborigines and the Pastoral Industry p67 -10. 'Our Story is in the Land' p73 -11. The Landless Peoples and their Right to Land p77 -12. Two Hundred Years of Exploitation p85 -13. Critics, Reviewers and Aboriginal Writers p91 -14. Learning to Look p97 -15. After Two Hundred Years p101 -16. What Became of that Treaty? p109 -17. Facing the Past and the Future p119 -18. The Writer as Activist p127 -19. The Meaning of the Word Sacred p137 -20. Australian Wilderness and Wasteland p143 -21. At the Point p153.
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Notes:
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0855752173
  • 9780855752170
Dewey Number:
  • 333.720994
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 8180253
  • 8180253
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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