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Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 Memoirs from the Corner Country : The Story of May Hunt
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'This journey, through one of the harshest terrains in outback Australia, tells of May Hunt, a Malyangapa woman from the Milparinka tribe, who made a life for herself and her children where the dust storms swirled of the Simpson Desert, and the gibber cover. ed plains shimmered in the midday heat.' Source: Libraries Australia. (Sighted 02/06/2009).

Notes

  • Dedication: To the memory of May Hunt and her family. Forever loved.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,:Magabala Books , 2006 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Motheri"There are always tales of mothers, tales of love to tell", single work poetry (p. 208)
Departed Brothersi"Ted and Bill you left us, you moved on through the day", single work poetry (p. 209)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 2006 .
      Extent: 207p.p.
      Description: illus., maps, ports.
      Note/s:
      • Author'e note by Harold Hunt, St Mary's NSW 2006.
      • Memories of Nana by Gail Quigg, youngest daughter of Harold and Nellie Hunt.
      ISBN: 1875641955 (pbk)

Works about this Work

Indigenous Portraits of Australia 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , September vol. 86 no. 3 2006; (p. 50)

— Review of Carpentaria Alexis Wright , 2006 single work novel ; Memoirs from the Corner Country : The Story of May Hunt Harold Hunt , 2006 single work life story ; A Story To Tell Laurel Nannup , 2006 single work autobiography
Story of Strength, Femininity 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Koori Mail , 30 August no. 383 2006; (p. 41)
Indigenous Portraits of Australia 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Bookseller + Publisher Magazine , September vol. 86 no. 3 2006; (p. 50)

— Review of Carpentaria Alexis Wright , 2006 single work novel ; Memoirs from the Corner Country : The Story of May Hunt Harold Hunt , 2006 single work life story ; A Story To Tell Laurel Nannup , 2006 single work autobiography
Story of Strength, Femininity 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Koori Mail , 30 August no. 383 2006; (p. 41)
Last amended 27 Jan 2010 10:59:52
Subjects:
  • Milparinka, Far West NSW, New South Wales,
  • 1920s
  • 1930s
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