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The Resource Waves : for those who came across the sea, Donna Rawlins ; Heather Potter ; Mark Jackson

Waves : for those who came across the sea, Donna Rawlins ; Heather Potter ; Mark Jackson

Label
Waves : for those who came across the sea
Title
Waves
Title remainder
for those who came across the sea
Statement of responsibility
Donna Rawlins ; Heather Potter ; Mark Jackson
Title variation
Waves
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every journey is perilous, every situation heartbreaking. Every refugee is a person forced by famine or war or fear to leave their home, their families, their friends and all they know. Children have travelled on the waves of migration to the shores of Australia for tens of thousands of years. This book tells some of their stories.Waves is a book about the waves of migration to the shores of Australia
Summary
Every journey is perilous, every situation heartbreaking. Every refugee is a person forced by famine or war or fear to leave their home, their families, their friends and all they know. Children have travelled on the waves of migration to the shores of Australia for tens of thousands of years. This book tells some of their stories.Waves is a narrative non-fiction book about the waves of migration to the shores of Australia.
Writing style
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2019.
Awards note
Children's Book Council of Australia Shortlist, 2019.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10660209
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rawlins, Donna
Dewey number
305.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Mark
  • Potter, Heather
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boat people
  • Political refugees
  • Refugees
  • Emigration and immigration
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Waves : for those who came across the sea, Donna Rawlins ; Heather Potter ; Mark Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"If you are not an indigenous Australian, your family have, at some stage, come to Australia from across the waves. The characters in this book are fictitious, but the types of journeys they take in these stories were very real"--[page 32]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000062958221
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
33 pages
Isbn
9781925381641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1040261577
Label
Waves : for those who came across the sea, Donna Rawlins ; Heather Potter ; Mark Jackson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"If you are not an indigenous Australian, your family have, at some stage, come to Australia from across the waves. The characters in this book are fictitious, but the types of journeys they take in these stories were very real"--[page 32]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000062958221
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
33 pages
Isbn
9781925381641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1040261577

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