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Maralinga, the Anangu Story

Maralinga, the Anangu Story (Paperback)

By Yalata and Oak Valley Communities
With Mattingley, Christobel

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'Maralinga - the Anangu Story is our story. We have told it for our children, our grandchildren and their children. We have told it for you.' In words and pictures Yalata and Oak Valley community members, with author Christobel Mattingley, describe what happened in the Maralinga ...Tjarutja lands of South Australia before the bombs and after. Honour Book, 2010 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year - Eve Pownall Award Shortlisted, 2010 Australian Educational Publishing Awards, Primary Library Book Category Shortlisted, 2010 NSW Premier's History Awards (The Young People's History Prize) 'a work of great importance: historically significant, informative and movingly vivid' Sydney Morning Herald 'beautifully realised ...a complex tale is told simply, without sacrificing pathos, force or clarity' The Weekend Australian
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ISBN 9781742378428
Published AU 1 Apr 2012
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781742378428
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Published 1 Apr 2012
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Yalata and Oak Valley Communities
With Mattingley, Christobel
Category Award Winning
True Stories (Of Endurance and Survival)
Warfare, Defence & Peace Studies
World History: From C 1900 -
Indigenous Peoples
Nuclear Weapons
Number of Pages 72
Dimensions Width: 280mm
Height: 243mm
Spine: 5mm
Dewey Code 994.23;994.2380049915
Weight 370g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Atomic bomb - South Australia - Maralinga - Testing, Maralinga Region (S. Aust.) - History, Anangu (Australian people) - History, Aboriginal Australians - South Australia - Maralinga Region
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;General/trade;Young adult