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Murawina : Australian women of high achievement / text by Roberta Sykes ; photography by Sandy Edwards
Bib ID 124410
Format BookBook
Author
Sykes, Roberta B. 1943-2010
 
Description Sydney : Doubleday, 1993 
iv, 185 pages : portraits ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0868244368 (paperback)
Summary

Biographical profiles of 32 women of aboriginal descent including Sylvia Jolanda Blanco-Green, Mantatjara Wilson, Lily Ethel Madden, Mary Ann Bin-Sallick, Olive Mitchell, Patricia Lynette Dudgeon, Marjorie Baldwin-Jones, Eva Leanne Johnson, Marie Joan Winch, Lesley Fogarty, Rhoda Ann Roberts, Patricia June O'Shane, Talapindja Mamarika, Sue Gordon, Daphne Rose Colless, The Mills Sisters, Glenda Myrtle Humes, Patricia Gwen Torres, Mutilna Ganambarr, Roslyn Ann Watson, Sandra Lois Peeler, Barbara Catherine Shaw, Tracey Leanne Moffatt, Thancoupie, Justine Florence Saunders, Barbara Cummings, Oodgeroo (of the tribe) Noonuccal, Vai Frances Stanton, Marcia Lynne Langton, Andrea Collins, Jianna Ethel Richardson, Euphemia Augustine Leoda Bostock.

Notes

"Bantam" - Spine.

Subjects Torres Strait Islanders -- Women -- Biography.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Biography.  |  Employment - Labour market - Women.  |  Social behaviour - Roles.  |  Art - Ceramics.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Edwards, Sandy

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