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My longest round, Wally Carr and Gaele Sobott

Label
My longest round
Title
My longest round
Statement of responsibility
Wally Carr and Gaele Sobott
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The life story of Australian and Commonwealth champion boxer Wally Carr. A powerful biographical story about the journey of a young Wiradjuri boy, Wally Carr, escaping the dreaded Aboriginal Welfare Board a journey from the heartbreak and crushing loneliness of childhood to the mean streets of Sydney's Redfern. From hunting goannas, Jimmy Sharman's boxing tents, rugby league, professional boxing and the first Aboriginal Tent Embassy, to presentday struggles and lifestyles, My Longest Round offers a vital snapshot of Aboriginal and Australian history
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carr, Wallace William Edward
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sobott, Gaele
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carr, Wallace William Edward
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Athletes, Aboriginal Australian
Target audience
adult
Label
My longest round, Wally Carr and Gaele Sobott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Book Pal, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
viii, 231 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781921248504
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019006486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Label
My longest round, Wally Carr and Gaele Sobott
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Book Pal, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New edition.
Extent
viii, 231 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781921248504
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2019006486
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits

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