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Pastor Doug : the story of Sir Douglas Nicholls, Aboriginal leader / [by] Mavis Thorpe Clark
Bib ID 1784279
Format BookBook
Author
Clark, Mavis Thorpe
 
Edition rev. ed. 
Description Melbourne : Lansdowne Press, 1972 
259p., [6] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 23cm. 
ISBN 0701800178
Summary

"Douglas Ralph Nicholls is the first Aborigine to be honoured with a knighthood...He was an extraordinarily gifted athlete and he discovered that he had a religous vocation. He developed a persistence and dedication in his life that led him naturally to become champion of his people fight for rights..."--(blurb)

Subjects Nicholls, Doug, 1906-1988.  |  Aborigines. Nicholls, Sir Douglas Ralph, 1906-. Australia. Biographies  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Biography.  |  Yorta Yorta / Yota Yota people (D2) (NSW SI55-13)  |  Religions - Christianity - Church of Christ.  |  Sport.  |  Cummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)

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