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Author Jackomos, Alick, 1924-

Title Living Aboriginal history of Victoria : stories in the oral tradition / Alick Jackomos, Derek Fowell.

Published Cambridge [England] ; Melbourne : Cambridge University Press, 1991.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  994.50049915 JACK    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail f  994.50049915 JACK    AVAILABLE
Physical description 203 pages : illustrations, 2 maps, portraits ; 28 cm
Notes "The Museum of Victoria's Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Advisory Committee was responsible for the author's brief ..."--p. 9.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 202-203.
Summary A series of interviews with Australian aborigines (or the Koori people as they refer to themselves) living in Victoria. The interviews cover a wide range of experiences typical of Aboriginals living in modern white society including living on mission stations, the forced removal of children from parents, living on the river bank and the fringes of towns, agricultural work, artistic endeavours, the rediscovery of Aboriginal roots, international politics, sport and music.
Other author Fowell, Derek.
Museum of Victoria. Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Advisory Committee.
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- History -- Interviews.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Social conditions -- Interviews.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Biography -- Interviews.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- Australia -- Victoria -- Interviews.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Government policy -- Australia -- Victoria -- Interviews.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Removal -- Interviews.
ISBN 0521414091 price unknown
0521424577 (paperback)