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Product Description: Based on the very popular and moving song by Ted Egan, concerning a drover whose 'boy' is really his Aboriginal wife. The song is set in the 1920s when it was illegal to marry an Aboriginal, and acts of brutality and injustice to Aborigines usually went unpunished and unmourned by the white community...read more

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9780850918403 | Lothian Pub Co, November 1, 2001, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Based on the very popular and moving song by Ted Egan, concerning a drover whose 'boy' is really his Aboriginal wife.
9781887734523 | Star Bright Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Based on a song of the same name and set in the 1920's, The Drover's Boy recalls the time when it was illegal for Caucasians and Aborigines to marry, and the death of an Aborigine went unnoticed by the white community.

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Product Description: In the 1920s and 1930s the Yolngu of north-east Arnhem Land encountered intruders into their land. In 1932 and 1933 they killed 5 Japanese and 3 white men. White settlers demanded retribution. This is an account of the killings, the protests to revenge killing of Aboriginals, and the trials in Darwin...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780522846935 | Melbourne Univ Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: In the 1920s and 1930s the Yolngu of north-east Arnhem Land encountered intruders into their land.

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