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Claw of the dragon : the diary of Billy Shanghai Hamilton / Patricia Bernard
Bib ID 4178990
Format BookBook
Author
Bernard, Patricia
 
Description Lindfield, N.S.W. : Scholastic Press, 2008 
220 p. : 20 cm. 
ISBN 9781865048611
Series

My Australian story.

Summary

"Diary-style story of a Chinese boy who is kidnapped and forced to work on pearling ships around Queensland and the Northern territory."--Provided by publisher.

Notes

For primary school children.

Subjects Pearl fisheries -- Australia, Northern -- History -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Fishing boats -- Australia, Northern -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Chinese -- Australia, Northern -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Forced labor -- Australia, Northern -- Juvenile fiction.
Also Titled

Claw of the dragon : the diary of Billy Shanhai Hamilton : Broome 1899-1900

Available From Scholastic Press, 345 Pacific Highway, Lindfield NSW 2070. 

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