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Author Gray, Nicola, author

Title New humans of Australia : incredible stories from those who've come across the seas / [editorial, photography and introduction by] Nicola Gray
Published [Sydney, New South Wales] : Nicola Gray, [2017]
©2017

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 W'PONDS  304.894 Gra/Nho  AVAILABLE
Description 102 pages : colour illustrations, colour portraits ; 22 x 22 cm
regular print
Contents Hassan -- Adam -- Azadeh -- Ahmad -- Roda -- Hassan -- Kedar -- Azou -- Yaser -- Zeynep -- Vlad -- Lailoma -- Juan Miguel -- Arian & Mahyar -- Marie -- Veez -- Ken -- John -- Pam -- Marvin -- Naseer -- John -- Montri -- Gulima -- Oboya -- Sumati -- Harry -- Grace -- Ozak -- Bashir -- Ajit -- Saba -- Vish -- Kungam -- Mehdi -- Thuy Vi -- Costa -- Mohammad -- Tina -- Udi -- Sarah -- Ibrahim -- Yuang Zhang -- Zaki -- Myly -- Omar -- Aya -- Antonio -- Mu Soe
Summary This collection of 49 stories of refugees and migrants includes those of an Iranian girl who goes from selling cigarettes on the streets of Greece to owning fashion stores in Adelaide; a Tibetan who walks through the Himalayas before being welcomed to Dee Why; and a young Syrian man taken in by a generous hearted Brisbane lawyer when war strikes. These are stories of students, doctors, mothers, poets, philosophers and entrepreneurs, and take the reader around the world, from Vietnam to Palestine to Sierra Leone
Analysis Australian
Subject Immigrants -- Australia -- Anecdotes.
Immigrants -- Australia -- Biography.
Immigrants -- Australia.
Refugees -- Australia -- Biography.
Refugees -- Australia.
Refugees.
Australia -- Emigration and immigration.
Australia -- Migrants
Genre/Form Biographies.
Anecdotes.
Author Gray, Nicola, editor, photographer, writer of foreword
ISBN 9780646977935