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Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 Mirning : We Are the Whales : A Mirning-Kokatha Woman Recounts Life Before and After Dispossession
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Iris Burgoyne lives through phenomonal tides of change in this evocative extended family history from the Mirning and Kokatha people of South Australia's stormy west coast.


  • I dedicate this book to my children, my brothers and sisters and parents, who shared so much with me and became better people for their experiences. I also would like to dedicate this to all my nieces and nephews, those I have supported, grown up and stood by and who now have become decent citizens. I am very proud of their achievements.

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    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 2000 .
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      Extent: xxi, 146p.
      Description: illus., ports.
      ISBN: 1875641564
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