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Young Dark Emu: A Truer History

$25.00

Young Dark Emu: A Truer History

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SKU: 9781925360844 Category: Product ID: 3234

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Title: Young Dark Emu: A Truer History
Author: PASCOE BRUCE
Format: HARDCOVER
Publication date: 01/06/2019
Imprint: MAGABALA
Price: $25.00
Publishing status: Active

The highly-anticipated junior version of Bruce Pascoe’s multi award-winning book. 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.

ISBN: 9781925360844
Dimension: 240mm X 240mm

Additional information

Dimensions 240 × 240 mm