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The Resource Rabbit-proof fence, Doris Pilkington (Nugi Garimara)

Rabbit-proof fence, Doris Pilkington (Nugi Garimara)

Label
Rabbit-proof fence
Title
Rabbit-proof fence
Statement of responsibility
Doris Pilkington (Nugi Garimara)
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the true story of three young aboriginal girls who escape from the Moore River Native Settlement, being forced there by government edict in 1931, and cross the harsh Australian desert on foot to return to their home
Member of
Summary
Three mixed-race Australian girls, having been taken from their Aboriginal families, escape and return home on foot, without supplies or gear, while trying to evade recapture, in an account based on a true story
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
219209
Cataloging source
NTG
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.P535
LC item number
Z476 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Rabbit-proof fence, Doris Pilkington (Nugi Garimara)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Now a major motion picture from Miramax Films"--Cover
  • Originally published as: Follow the rabbit-proof fence. St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 136)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first military post -- The Swan River Colony -- The decline of Aboriginal society -- From the deserts they came -- Jigalong, 1907-1931 -- The journey south -- The Moore River Native Settlement, 1931 -- The escape -- What happened to them? Where are they now?
Control code
ocm51237887
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 136 pages
Isbn
9781413117561
Lccn
2004299606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)51237887
Label
Rabbit-proof fence, Doris Pilkington (Nugi Garimara)
Publication
Note
  • "Now a major motion picture from Miramax Films"--Cover
  • Originally published as: Follow the rabbit-proof fence. St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 136)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first military post -- The Swan River Colony -- The decline of Aboriginal society -- From the deserts they came -- Jigalong, 1907-1931 -- The journey south -- The Moore River Native Settlement, 1931 -- The escape -- What happened to them? Where are they now?
Control code
ocm51237887
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 136 pages
Isbn
9781413117561
Lccn
2004299606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)51237887

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