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Goodbye riverbank : the Barwon - Namoi people tell their story / Cilka Zagar
Bib ID 660789
Format BookBook
Author
Zagar, Cilka
 
Description Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books, 2000 
x, 182 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 1875641637
Summary

Northwestern NSW was forcibly taken by white settlers in the mid nineteenth century. Surviving land owners were moved on, placed on missions and reserves, but kept returning to the riverbank. In this book, descendants protray past upheavals and their hopes for the future.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Barwon River Region -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Namoi River Region -- History.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.  |  Employment.  |  Race relations - Reconciliation.  |  Health.  |  Politics and Government - Referenda - Referendum, 1967.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Colonisation.  |  Family.  |  Law enforcement - Prisons.  |  History - Oral history.  |  Barwon River Region (Qld. and N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Namoi River Region (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Namoi River (N NSW SH55-12, SH56-09)  |  Barwon River (N NSW SH55)  |  Walgett (N NSW SH55-11)

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