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Walking the boundaries / Jackie French
Bib ID 1163248
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
French, Jackie, author
 
Edition First Bluegum paperback edition. 
Description Pymble, NSW : Angus & Robertson, 1993 
©1993 
178 pages : map. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0207177961
Series

Bluegum.

Kerry White collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

His Great Grandfather's promise to give him the farm if he can walk its boundaries seems too easy for Martin, until a flood takes him back in time to meet an AboriginaL and an ancestor who are both on a similar journey.

Notes

For children.

Cited In

White, v. 3, 4888

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Cultural pluralism -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Ethnicity -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Identity (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Space and time -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Wildlife conservation -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Settlement and contacts - Resettlement and removals.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Bush fires.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Literature and stories - Fiction.  |  Hunting - Lizard / goanna.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Family.  |  History - Genealogy and family history.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous.  |  Stories and motifs - Ancestor spirits.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Bancroft, Bronwyn, illustrator

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