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The courteous savage : Yagan of Swan River / by Mary Durack ; illustrated by Elizabeth Durack
Bib ID 5148832
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Durack, Mary, 1913-1994, author
 
Access Conditions Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warned that this material may be culturally sensitive. 
Description Melbourne : Thomas Nelson, 1965 
[84] pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm 
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Notes

"Commended 1965 in the Australian Children's Book of the Year Awards."--Cover.

For children.

Cited In

Muir, M. A bibliography of Australian children's books, 2199

Awards Commended 1965 in the Australian Children's Book of the Year Awards. 
Subjects Yagan, -1833 -- Juvenile literature.  |  Bibbulman people (W1) (WA SI50-10)  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Children's stories, Australian.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Swan River Settlement -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Swan River Settlement -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.  |  Western Australia -- History -- 1829-1900 -- Juvenile literature.  |  Australian
Form/genre Biographies
Other authors/contributors Durack, Elizabeth, 1915-2000, illustrator
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Yagan of Swan River

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