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  • Author: Archie Weller http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/weller-archie
Issue Details: First known date: 2007 2007
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Notes

  • Dedication: A poem for Cindy.
  • Author's note: This poem was written 18th September 1986, on taking Cindy back to Brisbane after the terrible tragedy at Tudor Park where her son, Cameron, died.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y The Unknown Soldier and Other Poems Archie Weller , Bassendean : Access Press , 2007 Z1479906 2007 selected work poetry

    'Archie Weller clearly shows himself as a poet for the underdog feeling a misfit at his boarding school and after leaving, immersing himself in Aboriginality absorbing the lifestyle and legends of a wide circle of Aboriginal friends from all walks of life. He explains his poems as important moments in his life.' (Source: Booktopia website)

    Bassendean : Access Press , 2007
    pg. 65-66
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