The Resource Young dark emu : a truer history, Bruce Pascoe

Young dark emu : a truer history, Bruce Pascoe

Label
Young dark emu : a truer history
Title
Young dark emu
Title remainder
a truer history
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Pascoe
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bruce Pascoe has collected a swathe of literary awards for Dark Emu and now he has brought together the research and compelling first person accounts in a book for younger readers. Using the accounts of early European explorers, colonists and farmers, Bruce Pascoe compellingly argues for a reconsideration of the hunter-gatherer label for pre-colonial Aboriginal Australians. He allows the reader to see Australia as it was before Europeans arrived - a land of cultivated farming areas, productive fisheries, permanent homes, and an understanding of the environment and its natural resources that supported thriving villages across the continent. Young Dark Emu - A Truer History asks young readers to consider a different version of Australia's history pre-European colonisation
Writing style
Illustration
Award
Nielsen BookData Australian Booksellers’ Choice Award, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10781320
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pascoe, Bruce
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Land use, Rural
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a truer history
Label
Young dark emu : a truer history, Bruce Pascoe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
78 pages
Isbn
9781925360844
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Young dark emu : a truer history, Bruce Pascoe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
78 pages
Isbn
9781925360844
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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