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Yagan of the Bibbulmun / Mary Durack ; illustrated by Revel Cooper
Bib ID 1238749
Format BookBook
Author
Durack, Mary, 1913-1994, author
 
Uniform Title Courteous savage
Edition 2nd edition. 
Access Conditions Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warned this material contains information that may be culturally sensitive. 
Description West Melbourne, Victoria : Thomas Nelson, 1976 
71 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm 
ISBN 0170019969
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Popularized biography; early contact 1827-1834.

Notes

Previous edition has title: Courteous savage : Yagan of Swan River.

2nd Muir copy (MMp 1424) is a xerox copy

For children.

Cited In

White, v. 2, 2456

Subjects Yagan -1833 -- Juvenile literature.  |  Children's stories in English. Australian writers, 1945-. Texts  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Swan River Settlement -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Swan River Settlement -- History -- Juvenile literature.  |  Settlement and contacts - Settlers.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Bibbulman people (W1) (WA SI50-10)  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous.  |  Race relations - Representation - Literature.  |  Settlement and contacts - Explorers.  |  Western Australia -- History -- 1829-1900 -- Juvenile literature.  |  South West Western Australia (SW WA SH50, SI50)  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Cooper, Revel, 1934- illustrator
Also Titled

Portion of earlier title: Yagan of Swan River

Title originally published as: Courteous savage : Yagan of Swan River

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    MM 1026
    Copy: Muir copy hbk
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    MMp 1424
    Copy: Muir copy pbk
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