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Under the mango tree : oral histories with indigenous people from the Top End / collected by Peg Havnen ; condensed by Leonie Norrington
Bib ID 983744
Format BookBook
Description Darwin : NT Writers' Centre, 2001 
108 p. : ports. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 1000129703
0957860307
Summary

Collection of oral histories by elderly Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from the Top End; Indigenous perspective on Darwin life from pre World War II until the present; multicultural and multiracial society; hunting practiced; Asian style food; men as family cooks, kinship; love of music, dancing, large parties and sport; many of the interviewees or relations members of stolen generations; contains twelve individual oral histories which are annotated separately.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Darwin -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Darwin -- Biography.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Defence - World War II.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.  |  History - Oral history.  |  Politics and Government - Civil rights and citizenship.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Top End (N.T.) -- History.  |  Top End (N.T.) -- Social life and customs.  |  Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Northern Territory (NT)
Other authors/contributors Havnen, P. (Peg), 1935-  |  Norrington, Leonie

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