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Two cultures

George Skeene

Two cultures

children from the Aboriginal camps and reserves in Cairns City : an autobiography : the life of George Skeene.

by George Skeene

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Published by Rams Skull Press in Kuranda, Qld .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Skeene, George, -- 1948-,
  • Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Cairns (Qld.) -- Biography,
  • Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Reservations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU280.C25 S54 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23718535M
    ISBN 101875872841
    LC Control Number2009483297
    OCLC/WorldCa320870027


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