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Crossed tracks on Ngurra Mala, ownership and dispossession requests and resilience at the centre of the Northern Territory of Australia : told from written records and conversations with the peoples of Marlinja - Newcastle Waters and Kulumindini - Elliott / Jackie Wolfe
Bib ID 8044328
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Wolfe, Jacqueline Susan, author
 
Description Darwin : Historical Society of the Northern Territory Inc., 2019 
©2019 
xvii, 262 pages : colour ilustrations, colour maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9781925800128 (paperback)
1925800121
Summary

"Ngurra Mala tells stories of the life changes that the Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people who live at the crossing of these tracks in and around Marlinja - Newcastle Waters and Kulumundini - Elliott have experienced since those first new Australians and their large four-footed creatures left their mark."--page 1.

Full contents
  • Caution, Dedication, Thanks
  • Appreciation
  • Illustration List
  • Part I Voices: Who tells the stories of Crossed Tracks: Tracks
  • Fine you write down our other stories
  • What this Kardeba had previously learned
  • The search for stories of Crossed Tracks
  • Voices raised - voices heard.
  • Part II Ownership and Dispossession: Where Tracks cross:
  • Tracks
 
Notes

"Caution: Please be aware that these stories include names of people now deceased and pictures of people now deceased. Honour their memory in the ways that are most appropriate for you and your family members."--page iii.

Includes bibliography: pages 243-256.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Politics and government.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Government relations.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Economic conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Social conditions.  |  Local government -- Northern Territory.  |  Mudburra people (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Jingulu / Djingili / Jingili people (C22) (NT SE53-06)  |  Wampaya / Wambaya people (C19) (NT SE53-11)  |  Newcastle Waters (North NT SE53-05)  |  Elliott / Gurungu (North NT SE53-06)  |  Australian

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