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The Resource A stolen life : the Bruce Trevorrow case, Antonio Buti

A stolen life : the Bruce Trevorrow case, Antonio Buti

Label
A stolen life : the Bruce Trevorrow case
Title
A stolen life
Title remainder
the Bruce Trevorrow case
Statement of responsibility
Antonio Buti
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What do you do when the institutions that were meant to protect you instead denied you your childhood? This is the true story of Bruce Trevorrow, whose pursuit of justice sparked a thirteen-year legal battle that would make Australian history. On Christmas Day 1957, Joe Trevorrow walked through the blistering South Australian heat to seek help for his sick baby boy. When relatives agreed to take Bruce to hospital, Joe was relieved - his son was in safe hands - but, within days, Bruce would be living with another family, and Joe would never see his son again. A Stolen Life traces the journey not only of Bruce himself, but also of the legal team who believed in him, the judge who empathised with his plight, and the fascinating court case that made him the only member of the Stolen Generations to take on the state and win
Cataloging source
AU@
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Buti, Antonio
Dewey number
346.94018
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Trevorrow, Bruce Allan
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Stolen generations (Australia)
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
Target audience
general
Label
A stolen life : the Bruce Trevorrow case, Antonio Buti
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes glossary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065040415
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781925815115
Lccn
be2019024748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1088426029
Label
A stolen life : the Bruce Trevorrow case, Antonio Buti
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes glossary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-279) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065040415
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
289 pages
Isbn
9781925815115
Lccn
be2019024748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1088426029

Library Locations

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