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The Resource The tall man, Chloe Hooper

The tall man, Chloe Hooper

Label
The tall man
Title
The tall man
Statement of responsibility
Chloe Hooper
Title variation
Death and life on Palm Island
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account based on the author's award-winning article traces the death of Aboriginal Cameron Doomadgee, documenting the circumstances surrounding his suspicious 2004 incarceration and the hotly contested vindication of the detective accused of beating him to death
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Australian Book Industry Awards, General Non Fiction Book of the Year, 2009.
  • Davitt Awards, Best True Crime, 2009.
  • Ned Kelly Award for Best True Crime, 2009.
  • NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Douglas Stewart Prize for Non Fiction, 2009.
  • Queensland Premier's Literary Awards, Non-Fiction Book Award, 2009.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Nettie Palmer Prize for Non-Fiction, 2009.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Award for Non-Fiction, 2008.
  • Western Australian Premier's Book Awards, Premier's Prize, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
307024
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hooper, Chloe
Dewey number
364.349915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doomadgee, Mulrunji
  • Hurley, Christopher
  • Prisoners, Aboriginal Australian
  • Police
  • Palm Island Aboriginal Reserve (Qld.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the death of Doomadgee
Label
The tall man, Chloe Hooper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover subtitle: Death and life on Palm Island
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000043013503
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
276 p.
Isbn
9780241015407
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
Label
The tall man, Chloe Hooper
Publication
Note
Cover subtitle: Death and life on Palm Island
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000043013503
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
276 p.
Isbn
9780241015407
Other physical details
ill., 1 map

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