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Author Nicholson, John, 1950- author

Title Kimberley warrior : the story of Jandamarra / John Nicholson
Published St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1997

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Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS CRC  994.1403092 Jandam Nic/Kwt  AVAILABLE
 MELB SPCBC  994.1403092 Jandam Nic/Kwt  LIB USE ONLY
Description 96 pages, 2 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour) ; 20 cm
Series True stories
True stories (St. Leonards, N.S.W.)
Contents 1. White-fella name "Pigeon" -- 2. Becoming a man -- 3. Ellemarra -- 4. In and out of trouble -- 5. Death at Lillimooloora -- 6. Ambush! -- 7. The battle of Windjana Gorge -- 8. After the battle -- 9. Return from the dead -- 10. Jandamarra the joker -- 11. The patrols close in -- 12. Thinking about Jandamarra's War -- Key events -- Key people
Summary Shortlisted, Eve Pownall Award for Information Books, Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards 1998Special Mention, Individual Category, Centre for Australian Cultural Studies National Awards 1997Shortlisted, Children's and Young Adults Award, Western Australian Premier's Book Awards 1997Jandamarra - hero or criminal?One hundred years ago
Tells the story of Jandamarra, the legendary Aboriginal freedom fighter. 10 yrs+
Analysis Juvenile Nonfiction
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: page 95
Audience Primary and secondary school students
Notes The Children's Book Council of Australia short-listed book
Subject Sandamara, -1897.
Bunuba (Australian people) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Crime -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Criminal justice system -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.) -- Crime -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.) -- Government relations -- Juvenile literature.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- ?́ƠBiography -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Government relations -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Government relations
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Juvenile literature
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley
Bunuba (Australian people) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Bunuba (Australian people) -- Government relations -- Juvenile literature.
Bunuba (Australian people) -- History.
Crime -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Juvenile literature
Outlaws -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Outlaws -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- ?́ƠBiography -- Juvenile literature
Outlaws -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Outlaws -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Biography
Outlaws -- Australia -- Western Australia.
Premier's Reading Challenge -- Year 7 - Year 9
Kimberley (W.A.) -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Kimberley (W.A.) -- ?́ƠBiography -- Juvenile literature
Kimberley (W.A.) -- Biography.
Kimberley (W.A.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Woorunmurra, Banjo, 1915-
LC no. abn96374139
ISBN 1863738614
9781863738613