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Australian dreaming

Australian dreaming

40,000 years of aboriginal history

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Published by Lansdowne Press in Sydney, Australia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aboriginal Australians,
  • Legends, Australian (Aboriginal),
  • Australia -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 301-302.

    Statementcompiled and edited by Jennifer Isaacs.
    ContributionsIsaacs, Jennifer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN665 .A935, GN665 A935
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20886357M

      The Dreaming Series, is a trilogy of novels (also stand-alone stories), spanning three generations, pertaining to the challenges faced by several Australians, both indigenous and non-indigenous, during a time when mixed-race relationships were still commonly frowned upon.


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