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Lamilami speaks : the cry went up, a story of the people of Goulburn Islands, north Australia / Lazarus Lamilami [foreword by R.M. Berndt : introduction by J.M. Bolton]. (1974)

Authors: Lamilami, Lazarus, 1908-, Bolton, J. M., Beryl Phillips Indigenous Collection
Publisher:Sydney : Ure Smith,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 57 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 57 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Lamilami speaks : an autobiography
Author:
  • Lamilami, Lazarus, 1908-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 273 p., 31 p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Summary:
  • Autobiography of Lazarus Lamilami and story of the Maung people of north Australia; includes traditional Maung stories; accounts of Macassan and early European contact; establishment of mission on South Goulburn Island and life at the mission; religious, social and economic life; Lamilamis admission to the Methodist Ministry; list of Maung place names and some vocabulary.
Notes:
  • Spine title: Lamilami speaks : an autobiography.
  • Bibliography: p. 268-273.
  • Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other Form:
  • Online version Lamilami, Lazarus. Lamilami speaks. Sydney : Ure Smith, 1974
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0725401982 :
Dewey Number:
  • 994.295/​004
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 42557258
  • 42557258
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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