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Finding Eliza

Larissa Behrendt

Finding Eliza

power and colonial storytelling

by Larissa Behrendt

  • 365 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Errors, inventions,
  • First contact with Europeans,
  • History,
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Attitudes,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • European Foreign public opinion,
  • Aboriginal Australians,
  • Europeans

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-211).

    StatementLarissa Behrendt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN666 B425 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 pages
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27203318M
    ISBN 100702253901
    ISBN 109780702253904
    LC Control Number2015514702
    OCLC/WorldCa921988410

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I found the "young at heart" crowd (aka her grandmother's genealogy circle) a sweet comic relief to the intensity of the plot.4/5(75). Ultimately, Finding Eliza shows how these stories not only reflect the values of their storytellers but also reinforce those values ­– which in Australia led to the dispossession of Aboriginal people and the enforcement of unjust laws against them.

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No doubt you’ve heard it before: young woman shipwrecked off the Queensland coast in thelong days at sea in an open boat, cast ashore on a large island inhabited by Aboriginal savages, husband killed and.