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Author Read, Jolly.

Title Kangkushot : the life of Nyamal lawman Peter Coppin / Jolly Read and Peter Coppin
Published Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 1999

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 W'PONDS  994.10049915 Coppin Rea/Ktl  AVAILABLE
Description ix, 198 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
Contents INTRODUCTION; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; 1. MARDAMARDA; 2. KARUPUR; 3. KANGKUSHOT; 4. MURRKANYA; 5. YAJILU; 6. SKULL SPRINGS; 7: A POUND A WEEK; 8. CLEAN RIGHT THROUGH; 9. IN FOR A FIGHT NOW; 10. TOO BLOODY HARD; 11. KEEPIN' US ALIVE; 12. THE SPLIT; 13. KURILKARRA; 14. YANDEYARRA; 15. GOOD FOR THE PEOPLE; 16. JINPARINYA; 17. OUR COUNTRY IS OUR MOTHER; ENDNOTES
Summary The Nyamal people live in the Pilbara regiojn of Western Australia
Analysis Coppin, Peter
Western Australia
Aborigines
Working conditions
Social justice
Industrial disputes
Biography
Pastoral industry
State issue
Wave Hill (NT)
Nyamal (Aboriginal people)
Peter Coppin
Notes Aboriginal content
Includes Nyamal word list
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-198)
Notes Electronic version is available via Informit
Print version record
Subject Coppin, Peter, 1920-
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Pilbara -- Social conditions
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Pilbara -- Government relations
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Pilbara -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Biography.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Pilbara -- History
Aboriginal Pastoral Strike, Pilbara, W.A., 1946-1949
Nyamal (Australian people) -- .Biography
Nyamal (Australian people) -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Pilbara (W.A.) -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Pilbara (W.A.) -- Biography.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Pilbara (W.A.) -- Government relations.
Genre/Form Biography.
Biographies.
Author Coppin, Peter, 1920-
Informit.
LC no. 00303422
ISBN 9780855753412
0855753412
OTHER TI Informit Indigenous Collection
Other Titles Life of Nyamal lawman Peter Coppin