WHEN THE WATTLES BLOOM AGAIN: The life and times of William Barak Last Chief of the Yarra Yarra Tribe (Signed Copy)

By: Wiencke, Shirley W

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x, + 110pp., intext b/white halftone plates (archival sources), maps and facsimiles throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, trivial bump on heel. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped only. Signed, 'With my best wishes', by the author, on title page, else textblock unmarked. This book is a thoroughly researched, absorbing story of William Barak (c. 1823-1903), the last chief and sole survivor of the Yarra Yarra or 'Woiwurrung' tribe . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Part 1/ 12 chapters. Part 2/ 6 chapters. Conclusion. Legends - as told by Barak. Bibliography, Sources, Index. Book weight approx. 250g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: WHEN THE WATTLES BLOOM AGAIN: The life and times of William Barak Last Chief of the Yarra Yarra Tribe (Signed Copy)

Author Name: Wiencke, Shirley W

Categories: Australian Local History, Australian Aboriginal History, Signed Books,

Edition: Third Impression

Publisher: East Kew, Victoria, Australia, Author (Shirley W. Wiencke): 2001

ISBN Number: 0959054901

ISBN Number 13: 9780959054903

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed By Author

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013396

Keywords: Biography, Aboriginal History, Australia, Aboriginal Chiefs (Victoria), Barak, William, (c. 1823-1903), Wiencke, Shirley, W., Signed Books