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Idjhil -- and the land cried for its lost soul / written and illustrated by Helen Bell
Bib ID 861763
Format BookBook
Author
Bell, Helen, 1955-
 
Description Crawley, W.A. : Cygnet, 2003, c1996 
40 p. : col. ill., map ; 28 cm. 
ISBN 1875560610
1876268905 (paperback)
Summary

The story of an Aboriginal boy who, at the age of nine is taken from his family in accordance with official government policy at the time, based on the memories and experiences of people still alive in 1996.

Notes

Previously published: 1996.

Bibliography: p. 40.

For children.

Subjects Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Noongar (Australian people) -- History -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Child welfare - Care services.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah languages (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah people (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.  |  Mogumber (SW WA SH50-14)  |  Swan River (SW WA SH50-14)

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