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My side of the bridge : the life story of Veronica Brodie / as told to Mary-Anne Gale
Bib ID 109965
Format BookBook
Author
Brodie, Veronica
 
Description Kent Town, S. Aust. : Wakefield Press, 2002 
x, 189 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 186254557X (paperback)
Summary

Veronica Brodie is an Aboriginal woman of Ngarrindjeri-Kaurna descent. and grew up at Ruakkan near Victor Harbor. Veronica was involved in the Hindmarsh Island Bridge affair, on the side of the Ngarrindjeri women who knew of the secret women's business and sought to stop the construction of the bridge.

Subjects Brodie, Veronica.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- South Australia -- Biography.  |  Ngarrindjeri (Australian people) -- Biography.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Sites - Sites of significance.  |  Race relations - Reconciliation.  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Social welfare.  |  Community organisations - Social welfare.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.  |  Kaurna people (L3) (SA SI54-09)  |  Ceremonies - Women.  |  Land rights - Claims, disputes, hearings.  |  Adelaide (SE SA SI54-09)  |  Raukkan / Point McLeay (SE SA SI54-13)  |  Kumarangk / Hindmarsh Island (SE SA SI54-13)  |  India.
Other authors/contributors Gale, Mary-Anne  |  Wakefield Press

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