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Hunted in their own land / Nan Chauncy ; introduction and afterword by Barbara Bader ; illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus
Bib ID 1973571
Format BookBook
Author
Chauncy, Nan, 1900-1970
 
Uniform Title Mathinna's people
Description New York : Seabury Press, 1973 
165 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0816430934
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

A fictional reconstruction of the tragic fate of the Toogee people, Aborigines of western Tasmania, after the arrival of the white man.

Notes

Published in 1967 under title: Mathinna's people.

All three copies of MM collection has dust jackets.

Cited In

White, K. Bibliography of Australian children's books, v. 2, no. 1651

Subjects Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Treatment -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Government relations -- Fiction.
Other authors/contributors Ambrus, Victor G

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