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Isabel Flick : the many lives of an extraordinary Aboriginal woman

Author: Isabel Flick; Heather Goodall
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of one of the most important and respected Aboriginal activists of her time - Isabel Flick.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Isabel Flick; Isabel Flick
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Isabel Flick; Heather Goodall
ISBN: 1741141230 9781741141238
OCLC Number: 57549833
Awards: Winner of Margarey Medal 2005 (Australia)
Commended for Biography 2004 (Australia)
Description: xviii, 270 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Acknowledgements --
Isabel's Family --
Isabel's Country --
Introduction: Making Trouble --
1 'Owning the World': The Old Camp at Collarenebri, 1930s --
2 Toomelah Mission: A Place of Learning, 1938-1942 --
3 Learning From the Street, 1940s --
4 Building Pressures, 1950s --
5 Confrontations, 1960s --
6 Entangling the City with the Bush, 1972-1978 --
7 Reinventing Isabel, 1977-1980 --
8 Changing Collarenebri, 1980s --
9 Land Rights on the Ground, 1983-1993 --
10 Sisters, 1993 on. --
11 A Wider Focus, 1995-2000 ' --
12 The Dipping Place --
Notes --
Index
Responsibility: Isabel Flick and Heather Goodall.
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