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y separately published work icon Dabu, the Baby Dugong single work   picture book   children's  
Alternative title: Dabu, Kazi Dhangal
Note: English and Kala Lagaw Ya language published together.
Issue Details: First known date: 1992... 1992 Dabu, the Baby Dugong
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'From the Torres Strait comes this moving story about Dabu, a shy baby dugong, and his family, the great dugong herd, as they face the dangers of sea life and the traditional hunters that roam their feeding grounds.' (Source: Publisher's blurb)

Exhibitions

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Notes

  • Prequel to Dabu Grows Up.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: English , Torres Strait Kalaw Lagaw Ya AIATSIS ref. (Y1) (Qld TSI SC54-07)
    • Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 1992 .
      person or book cover
      Image courtesy of Magabala Books
      Extent: 48p.
      Description: col. illus.
      Note/s:
      • Story in the Kala Lagaw Ya language, with introduction in English. Dictionary of key words in Kala Lagaw Ya to English.
      ISBN: 1875641041 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Untitled Anne Hanzl , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 8 no. 5 1993; (p. 29)

— Review of Dabu, the Baby Dugong Selena Solomon , Ephraim Bani (translator), 1992 single work picture book
Untitled Kevin Steinberger , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 37 no. 3 1993; (p. 20)

— Review of Dabu, the Baby Dugong Selena Solomon , Ephraim Bani (translator), 1992 single work picture book
Untitled Kevin Steinberger , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , August vol. 37 no. 3 1993; (p. 20)

— Review of Dabu, the Baby Dugong Selena Solomon , Ephraim Bani (translator), 1992 single work picture book
Untitled Anne Hanzl , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 8 no. 5 1993; (p. 29)

— Review of Dabu, the Baby Dugong Selena Solomon , Ephraim Bani (translator), 1992 single work picture book
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