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Issue Details: First known date: 1979... 1979 The Life of Jimmy Governor
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'Using documentary sources, Governors story is traced from his childhood at Denison town to his execution in 1901.' (Source: TROVE)

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Ure Smith , 1979 .
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      Extent: 128p.
      Description: illus., maps
      Note/s:
      • Digitized 21 Jan 2005
      ISBN: 9780725404710, 072540471X

Works about this Work

The Life of Jimmy Governor Bill Gammage , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Aboriginal History , vol. 3 no. 1-2 1979; (p. 163-164)

— Review of The Life of Jimmy Governor Brian Davies , 1979 single work biography
Gammage notes that Brian Davies is a journalist, and The Life of Jimmy Governor is a journalist's book. The research is conscientious but stops once the story is told. This is a good story, with an awareness of the injustice with which white has treated black in Australia, but does not touch the deeper questions with which this treatment provokes...
The Life of Jimmy Governor Bill Gammage , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Aboriginal History , vol. 3 no. 1-2 1979; (p. 163-164)

— Review of The Life of Jimmy Governor Brian Davies , 1979 single work biography
Gammage notes that Brian Davies is a journalist, and The Life of Jimmy Governor is a journalist's book. The research is conscientious but stops once the story is told. This is a good story, with an awareness of the injustice with which white has treated black in Australia, but does not touch the deeper questions with which this treatment provokes...
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