The Resource West of sunset, by Margaret Kiddle ; illustrated by Anne Montgomery

West of sunset, by Margaret Kiddle ; illustrated by Anne Montgomery

Label
West of sunset
Title
West of sunset
Statement of responsibility
by Margaret Kiddle ; illustrated by Anne Montgomery
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1844 two young English girls, Jane and Harriet, emigrate to Australia but Jane's brother is not in Sydney to meet them. Luckily they find work on Mirabooka Station and experience life in the outback ;story of white children's relations with Aboriginal people camped at Mirrabooka; Corroboree; Spearing of neigbouring white pastoralists; Explanation by "Old Blow Whiskers" that the spearing was in revenge for taking their land and food sources
Cataloging source
LC
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1914-1958
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Kiddle, Margaret
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.K5327
LC item number
We3
Literary form
non fiction
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Montgomery, Anne
Series statement
Melbourne paperbacks
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  • Sheep properties
  • Country life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
Target audience
juvenile
Label
West of sunset, by Margaret Kiddle ; illustrated by Anne Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1949 edition
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000000005830
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
222 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
West of sunset, by Margaret Kiddle ; illustrated by Anne Montgomery
Publication
Note
Reprint of the 1949 edition
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000000005830
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
222 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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