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The Resource Growing up aboriginal, edited by Heiss, Anita

Growing up aboriginal, edited by Heiss, Anita

Label
Growing up aboriginal
Title
Growing up aboriginal
Statement of responsibility
edited by Heiss, Anita
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What is it like to grow up Aboriginal in Australia? This anthology, compiled by award-winning author Anita Heiss, showcases many diverse voices, experiences and stories in order to answer that question. Accounts from well-known authors and high-profile identities sit alongside those from newly discovered writers of all ages. All of the contributors speak from the heart - sometimes calling for empathy, oftentimes challenging stereotypes, always demanding respect.This groundbreaking collection will enlighten, inspire and educate about the lives of Aboriginal people in Australia today
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, Small Publisher's Adult Book of the Year, 2018.
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10657135
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heiss, Anita
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
adult
Label
Growing up aboriginal, edited by Heiss, Anita
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
000060992829
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781863959810
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1007519784
Label
Growing up aboriginal, edited by Heiss, Anita
Publication
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
Control code
000060992829
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781863959810
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1007519784

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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      Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre , Randwick, NSW, 2031, AU
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