The Resource A childhood on Wonga, by Chris Adnam

A childhood on Wonga, by Chris Adnam

Label
A childhood on Wonga
Title
A childhood on Wonga
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Adnam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A compilation of verse inspired by a childhood on the banks of the Yarra River in an area known as the Wonga; describes childhood life growing up in a small home built by early settler William McKinlay; acknowledges that some stories belong to the Kulin Tribes of Victoria; includes, on the back cover, a scale map of the area known as Wonga territory, including locations of scarred trees and scatterings of artefacts; includes author's signature on the title page; features photographs and drawings of sites, artefacts, buildings and people
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Adnam, Chris
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quagliotti, Winnie
  • MacKinlay, Willie
  • Australian poetry
  • Wonga (Vic.)
Label
A childhood on Wonga, by Chris Adnam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A past reflection in verse of a childhood on the 'Wonga' the ancient Aboriginal dreaming place along the Yarra"--Cover
  • "In memory of Winnie Quagliotti whose work will live on forever"
Control code
000009152301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
88 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780646109619
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
A childhood on Wonga, by Chris Adnam
Publication
Note
  • "A past reflection in verse of a childhood on the 'Wonga' the ancient Aboriginal dreaming place along the Yarra"--Cover
  • "In memory of Winnie Quagliotti whose work will live on forever"
Control code
000009152301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
88 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780646109619
Other physical details
ill., maps

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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