The dominant theme in this collection of short stories about Aboriginal life, first published in 1978, is the effect of white settlement in Australia and its destruction of Aboriginal culture and land. Includes a foreword by Alan Paton and a glossary. TB Wongar' is the pseudonym of Streten Bozic, a Yogoslav who came to Australia in the early 1960s and married into an Aboriginal tribe a few years later.
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