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Footprints across our land : short stories by senior Western Desert women / Lumu Nungurrayi ... [et al.] ; compiled by Jordan Crugnale. (1995)

Authors: Nungurrayi, Lumu., Crugnale, Jordan., Nungurrayi, Lumu, Crugnale, Jordan
Publisher:Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 84 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 84 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xvi, 200 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Summary:
  • Collection of short stories told by a group of senior Kukatja, Wangkajunga and Ngarti women based at Wirrimanu and Yaka Yaka communities; the women present their perspective on living in the desert, Tjukurrpa (Dreaming ) and encounters with white people in the 1930s and 1940s; illustrated by paintings produced at the sites visited by the women.
Notes:
  • Includes indexes.
Other Form:
  • Online version Footprints across our land. Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books, 1995
Language:
  • Australian languages
ISBN:
  • 1875641157
Dewey Number:
  • 305.48899150941
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 10785191
  • 10785191
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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