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The Resource Boonoorong on the Mornington Peninsula, Tess De Araugo ; pen and wash illustrations by Miriam Kate Vanston

Boonoorong on the Mornington Peninsula, Tess De Araugo ; pen and wash illustrations by Miriam Kate Vanston

Label
Boonoorong on the Mornington Peninsula
Title
Boonoorong on the Mornington Peninsula
Statement of responsibility
Tess De Araugo ; pen and wash illustrations by Miriam Kate Vanston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fictional account, based on fact, of the lifestyle of the Boonoorong people before white settlement and the changes that occurred at that time, centered around a twelve year old boy; image 'Yal Yal Road, Merricks (named after the tribesman who was the Meyrick's stockman)' p. 59, 'Grinding stone (Nepean Historical Society) p. 119, 'An ancient Boonoorong campsite of stones, shells and bones ...' p. 193, 'A hill of discarded shells ...' p. 193, and numerous other illustrations throughout the book
Cataloging source
2907
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De Araugo, Tess
Dewey number
A823.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vanston, Miriam Kate
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Aboriginal Australians
Label
Boonoorong on the Mornington Peninsula, Tess De Araugo ; pen and wash illustrations by Miriam Kate Vanston
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000010471878
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 194 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780646163949
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, 1 geneal. table
Label
Boonoorong on the Mornington Peninsula, Tess De Araugo ; pen and wash illustrations by Miriam Kate Vanston
Publication
Control code
000010471878
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 194 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780646163949
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, 1 geneal. table

Library Locations

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