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Yinti, desert child, Pat Lowe & Jimmy Pike

Label
Yinti, desert child
Title
Yinti, desert child
Statement of responsibility
Pat Lowe & Jimmy Pike
Title variation
Desert child
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Yinti is a traditional Walmajarri Aboriginal boy growing up Great Sandy Desert in the remote North West of Australia one of the most marginal environments on earth. This is the story of Yinti's coming of age. He has no contact with white people until the last chapter of the book when he meets his first white man, first horse and first bullock. The stories are based on people and events as told to Pat Lowe by Jimmy Pike. The first book in the Yinti series of three books. The stories are linked in a sequence that shows Yinti's development from a young bushie to a competent station worker and adult
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowe, Pat
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Pre-adolescent
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pike, Jimmy
Series statement
Yinti
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Walmajarri (Australian people)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Great Sandy Desert (W.A.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Yinti, desert child, Pat Lowe & Jimmy Pike
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in 1992
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.
Control code
p2251380051
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
131 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781925768831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Yinti, desert child, Pat Lowe & Jimmy Pike
Publication
Note
First published in 1992
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.
Control code
p2251380051
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
131 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781925768831
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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