Death and life on Palm Island

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Hamish Hamilton, 2008 - History - 276 pages
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Hooper's brilliant and searing account of the death of Cameron Doomadgee is written with the pace of a thriller. "Tall Man" tells the story of what happened to one man in an Aboriginal community and provides insight into a world few have ever seen.

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User Review  - PhilipJHunt - LibraryThing

Powerful, insightful, disturbing, depressing and just plain hopeless. What have we done to the true Australians? Chloe Hooper's account of Palm Island and the death-in-custody of Cameron Doomadgee ... Read full review

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User Review  - busterrll - LibraryThing

A difficult book to read, because it is a worldwide wide not an Australian book about an Australian problem. Before I had gone far, I knew what the outcome was going to be. Be it Australia, The United ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
The Island
7
The Death
19
Copyright

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