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Author Noonan, Michael.

Title A different drummer : the story of E.J. Banfield, the beachcomber of Dunk Island / by Michael Noonan
Published St. Lucia, Qld : University of Queensland Press, [1983]
©1983

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 W'PONDS  994.360924 Ban.n  TEMPORARILY UNAVAILABLE
Description xii, 263 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 27 cm
Series Australasian literature: Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands (text)
Summary Pages 85-87 refers to Tom, (portrait p. 164) one of four remaining descendants of four hundred who had lived on Dunk Island before clashes with Europeans; his Indigenous knowledge; pp. 161-169 refer to hunting, gathering and fishing; death; rock /cave art; corroborees and Government settlements
Analysis English literature. Australian writers, 1890-1945: Banfield, E. J. , 1852-1923. Biographies
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [246] - 253
Notes In English
Subject Banfield, E. J. (Edmund James), 1852-1923.
Authors, Australian -- Biography.
Authors.
History.
Dunk Island (Qld.) -- Biography.
Dunk Island (Qld.) -- Description and travel.
Dunk Island (Qld.)
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Banfield, E. J. (Edmund James), 1852-1923.
LC no. 83016765
ISBN 0702217646
0702220272 (paperback)
OTHER TI Australasian Literature (Alexander Street Press)