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The Resource Kurlumarniny : we come from the desert, Monty Hale (Minyjun) ; edited by Anne Scrimgeour ; transcribed and translated by Barbara Hale and Mark Clendon

Kurlumarniny : we come from the desert, Monty Hale (Minyjun) ; edited by Anne Scrimgeour ; transcribed and translated by Barbara Hale and Mark Clendon

Label
Kurlumarniny : we come from the desert
Title
Kurlumarniny
Title remainder
we come from the desert
Statement of responsibility
Monty Hale (Minyjun) ; edited by Anne Scrimgeour ; transcribed and translated by Barbara Hale and Mark Clendon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Minyjun (Monty Hale), a senior Ngulipartu man from the Pilbara region of Western Australia; working in mines in the Eastern Pilbara; working with the Pindan Company; split with the Pindan Company and the formation of the Nomads; buying Yurtingunya (Strelley Station); includes the Dreaming story ?The curlew and emu brothers-in-law?; setting up of outstations and the Strelley School
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hale, Monty
Dewey number
305.89915092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scrimgeour, Anne
  • Hale, Barbara
  • Clendon, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hale, Monty
  • McLeod, D. W.
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Pilbara (W.A.)
Label
Kurlumarniny : we come from the desert, Monty Hale (Minyjun) ; edited by Anne Scrimgeour ; transcribed and translated by Barbara Hale and Mark Clendon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Written in Nyangumarta language and in English
  • Winner of the Premier's Literary Award Western Australia 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Childhood -- Strike time, 1946-50 -- Mining times, 1950-55 -- Working on the coast, 1955-59 -- The split and the early 1960s -- Elopement -- Yurtingunya (Strelley), 1973-85 -- Bereavement, 1985 -- The later years -- Appendixes : Appendix 1: Naming conventions and kinship terminology; Marrngu names; Whitefella names; Section names; Singular kinship terminology; Dyadic and tri-relational kinship terminology; Appendix 3: Glossary; Appendix 4: A note on the Nyangumarta text
Control code
000048334955
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xvii, 230 p.
Isbn
9780855758301
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)770004245
Label
Kurlumarniny : we come from the desert, Monty Hale (Minyjun) ; edited by Anne Scrimgeour ; transcribed and translated by Barbara Hale and Mark Clendon
Publication
Note
  • Written in Nyangumarta language and in English
  • Winner of the Premier's Literary Award Western Australia 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Childhood -- Strike time, 1946-50 -- Mining times, 1950-55 -- Working on the coast, 1955-59 -- The split and the early 1960s -- Elopement -- Yurtingunya (Strelley), 1973-85 -- Bereavement, 1985 -- The later years -- Appendixes : Appendix 1: Naming conventions and kinship terminology; Marrngu names; Whitefella names; Section names; Singular kinship terminology; Dyadic and tri-relational kinship terminology; Appendix 3: Glossary; Appendix 4: A note on the Nyangumarta text
Control code
000048334955
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xvii, 230 p.
Isbn
9780855758301
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)770004245

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