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WHEN THE WATTLES BLOOM AGAIN: The life and times of William Barak Last Chief of the Yarra Yarra Tribe (Signed Copy) by  Shirley W Wiencke - Paperback - Third Impression - 2001 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

WHEN THE WATTLES BLOOM AGAIN: The life and times of William Barak Last Chief of the Yarra Yarra Tribe (Signed Copy)

by Wiencke, Shirley W

Condition: Very Good +


East Kew, Victoria, Australia: Author (Shirley W. Wiencke), 2001. x, + 110pp., intext b/white halftone plates (archival sources), maps and facsimiles throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, trivial bump on heel. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped only. Signed, 'With my best wishes', by the author, on title page, else textblock unmarked. This book is a thoroughly researched, absorbing story of William Barak (c. 1823-1903), the last chief and sole survivor of the Yarra Yarra or 'Woiwurrung' tribe . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Part 1/ 12 chapters. Part 2/ 6 chapters. Conclusion. Legends - as told by Barak. Bibliography, Sources, Index. Book weight approx. 250g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Signed and Inscribed By Author. Third Impression. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Diversity Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 013396
  • Title: WHEN THE WATTLES BLOOM AGAIN: The life and times of William Barak Last Chief of the Yarra Yarra Tribe (Signed Copy)
  • Author: Wiencke, Shirley W
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Edition: Third Impression
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0959054901
  • ISBN 13: 9780959054903
  • Publisher: Author (Shirley W. Wiencke)
  • Place: East Kew, Victoria, Australia
  • Date published: 2001
  • Keywords: Biography, Aboriginal History, Australia, Aboriginal Chiefs (Victoria), Barak, William, (c. 1823-1903), Wiencke, Shirley, W., Signed Books
  • Bookseller catalogs: Australian Local History; Australian Aboriginal History; Signed Books;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / General; SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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