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Learning from the land / author Yami Lester ; editor Petronella Vaarzon-Morel ; illustrator Julie Carter
Bib ID 4173531
Format BookBook
Author
Lester, Yami
 
Description Alice Springs, N.T. : IAD Press, 2007 
31 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780949659552
Summary

This story is about the boyhood memories of Yami Lester, who grew up learning about the land from his elders. Travelling through the country of his birth, Yami shares with us how he was taught Uankunytjatjara culture through childhood games and bedtime stories.

Notes

First published as 'Pages From an Aboriginal Book : History And The Land' in 1982.

Subjects Lester, Yami -- Childhood and youth.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Social life and customs.  |  Yankunytjatjara (Australian people) -- Biography.
Other authors/contributors Vaarzon-Morel, Petronella  |  Carter, Julie (Julie Dianne)
Also Titled

Pages from an Aboriginal book.

Available From IAD Press, PO Box 2531, Alice Springs NT 0871 
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500 |aFirst published as 'Pages From an Aboriginal Book : History And The Land' in 1982.
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700 1 |aCarter, Julie|q(Julie Dianne)
740 0 |aPages from an Aboriginal book.
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