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The Resource Strangers on Country, David Hartley & Kirsty Murray ; illustrated by Dub Leffler

Strangers on Country, David Hartley & Kirsty Murray ; illustrated by Dub Leffler

Label
Strangers on Country
Title
Strangers on Country
Statement of responsibility
David Hartley & Kirsty Murray ; illustrated by Dub Leffler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is fiction and non-fiction. The fictional part tells the story of five white castaways or runaways who were found and cared for by Indigenous groups. There are five pairs of stories: each pair of stories has one written by an Indigenous author and one by a non-Indigenous author. After each story there is a non-fiction section that tells the true story from history
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hartley, David
Dewey number
305.89915
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Information relating to copyright status
  • © National Library of Australia 2020.
  • Text © David Hartley and Kirsty Murray.
  • Illustrations © Dub Leffler.
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murray, Kirsty
  • Leffler, Dub
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal collection
  • Children's stories, Australian
  • Castaways
  • First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners
  • Castaways
  • First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners
  • Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Torres Strait Islanders
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Strangers on Country, David Hartley & Kirsty Murray ; illustrated by Dub Leffler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
The Night Islanders and the cabin boy : Princess Charlotte Bay, 1858-1875 -- The Kaurareg Islanders and the Ghost Girl : Torres Strait, 1844-1849 -- The Bindal and the shipwreck survivors : Townsville to Bowen, 1846-1863 -- The Kabi Kabi and the convict : Moreton Bay, 1829-1842 -- The Mer Islanders and the Lost Boys : Torres Strait, 1834-1836
Control code
23695721
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 116 pages
Isbn
9780642279552
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits, 1 map
Label
Strangers on Country, David Hartley & Kirsty Murray ; illustrated by Dub Leffler
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
The Night Islanders and the cabin boy : Princess Charlotte Bay, 1858-1875 -- The Kaurareg Islanders and the Ghost Girl : Torres Strait, 1844-1849 -- The Bindal and the shipwreck survivors : Townsville to Bowen, 1846-1863 -- The Kabi Kabi and the convict : Moreton Bay, 1829-1842 -- The Mer Islanders and the Lost Boys : Torres Strait, 1834-1836
Control code
23695721
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 116 pages
Isbn
9780642279552
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits, 1 map

Library Locations

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