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Title Moola Bulla : in the shadow of the mountain / Henry Achoo ... [and others] ; Kimberley Language Resource Centre
Published Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books, 1996

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Description xix, 258 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Contents Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-<247>) and index
Summary The little known story of life on and around the Kimberley's most notorious government-run station: the Moola Bulla Native Welfare Settlement, which was used for punishment, the removal of children, training, schooling and stock production
Analysis Australian Aboriginal studies (Western Australia)
Notes "... written both in the language of the original interview and in English"--P. xi
CIP changed: former title was The kind of people we once were, with ISBN 1875641165 and added entries for Green, Albert and Wrigley, Matthew
Includes index
Stories collected as part of the Moola Bulla Oral History Project run by the Kimberley Language Resource Centre from 1987-1989
Bibliography Bibliography
Notes English, Djaru, Kitja, and Kriol, the Aboriginal languages with English translations in parallel columns
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.) -- Government relations.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.) -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.) -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.) -- Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Moola Bulla -- Government relations
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Moola Bulla -- History
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Moola Bulla -- Social conditions
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Moola Bulla -- Social life and customs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Moola Bulla
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.)
Oral history.
Oral tradition -- Australia -- Moola Bulla (W.A.)
Moola Bulla (W.A.) -- History.
Derby (W.A.)
Fitzroy River Region (W.A.)
Halls Creek (W.A.)
Kimberley (W.A.) -- Race relations -- History.
Kimberley Region (W.A.) -- Race relations -- History
Ruby Plains (W.A.)
Wyndham (W.A.)
Author Achoo, Henry
Kimberley Language Resource Centre.
Moola Bulla Oral History Project.
LC no. 98216984
ISBN 1875641173