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Bennelong / written by Joan Phipson ; illustrated by Walter Stackpool
Bib ID 1227615
Format BookBook
Author
Phipson, Joan, 1912-2003
 
Description Sydney : Collins, 1975 
63 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 000195024X
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Australians in history series.

Summary

Bennelong, an Aboriginal boy, tried to bridge the gap between his people and the white men who came to live in his homeland. Unhappily, he was eventually rejected by both people and never again accepted by either race.

Notes

Maps on lining papers.

For children.

Cited In

White, v. 2, 641

Subjects Bennelong. approximately 1764-1813 -- Juvenile literature.  |  Australian Aborigines. Bennelong, ca. 1764-1813. Biographies. Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.  |  New South Wales (NSW)
Other authors/contributors Stackpool, Walter

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