Black sheep: journey to Borroloola

Jose, N (2002) Black sheep: journey to Borroloola. Hardie Grant, South Yarra, Vic. ISBN 1740640691


The author sets out on a quest for his mystery relative. In the Aboriginal community of Borroloola in the Northern Territory, Australia's farthest shore, Roger Jose, eccentric, lived for 50 years with his beloved wife Maggie and her sister Biddy. This book is the absorbing response of a modern writer to his heritage, and an evocative, warm story of some exceptional people, a place and a country.

Item Type: Book

Shortlisted for The Age Book of the Year 2003 (non fiction).

Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Divisions: School of Writing, Publishing and the Humanities
Date Deposited: 17 Aug 2014 21:18
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