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y Windradyne : A Wiradjuri Koorie single work   biography  
Issue Details: First known date: 1986 1986
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A true account of resistance fighter Windradyne of the Wiradjuri Nation. Windradyne was a warrior and a leader who lived in and around the Eastern Murray River area. He is remembered in this book for his fight for land rights and the wellbeing of approximatley 12,000 of his people.

Adaptations

form y Windradyne : Wiradjuri Resistance, the Beginning Wayne Pearson , Sydney : New South Wales. Dept. of School Education, Aboriginal Education Unit , 1993 Z1376757 1993 single work film/TV

'The crossing of the Blue Mountains by the British in 1813 began a European invasion of Wiradjuri lands. The warrior, Windradyne, became the symbol of the resistance of the Wiradjuri people of the Bathurst area.'

Source: Libraries Australia.

Notes

  • Dedication : To My father Leslie John Coe, a Wiradjuri warrior. He taught us to remember our past and make our future.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Glebe, Glebe - Leichhardt - Balmain area, Sydney Inner West, Sydney, New South Wales,: Blackbooks , 1986 .
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      Extent: vi, 65pp.
      Description: illus. (some col.); maps
      Note/s:
      • Published with some assistance from the Aboriginal Arts Board of the Australia Council.
      ISBN: 0958829101
    • Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,: Aboriginal Studies Press , 1989 .
      Extent: xii, 91p.p.
      Edition info: Rev. ed.
      Description: illus., maps., ports.
      Note/s:
      • Paintings by Isabell Coe.
      • Foreword by Jenny Munro.
      • Includes Notes and Bibliography.
      ISBN: 0855752041

Works about this Work

Windrayne Cara Frame , 1999 single work review
— Appears in: Aboriginal Heroes of the Resistance: Pemulwuy to Mabo 1999; (p. 14-15)

— Review of Windradyne : A Wiradjuri Koorie Mary Coe 1986 single work biography
Windrayne Cara Frame , 1999 single work review
— Appears in: Aboriginal Heroes of the Resistance: Pemulwuy to Mabo 1999; (p. 14-15)

— Review of Windradyne : A Wiradjuri Koorie Mary Coe 1986 single work biography
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