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Author Lee, Dawn A., 1934-

Title Daughter of two worlds / Dawn A. Lee
Published East Melbourne, Vic. : Aboriginal Affairs Victoria, 2002

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 W'PONDS  994.50049915 Lee/Dot  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 82 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 27 cm
Summary "The biography of a Victorian Koori woman who traced her family lineage back to the first contact between Indigenous Victorians and the founder of Melbourne. Daughter of Two Worlds by Dawn Lee begins with a tragic affair between Eliza Batman, the wife of Melbourne pioneer John Batman, and William Willoughby, Batman's right-hand man and a pillar of Melbourne's early Wesleyan church. The book also unearths the remarkable truth behind a family legend that Dawn Lee's great grandfather was a mysterious white English lord who met her great grandmother, Susannah, a full tribal Gunditjmara woman." -- CBOnline
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Lee, Dawn A., 1934-
Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Victoria -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Biography.
Gunditjmara (Australian people)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Condah, Lake, Region -- History
Author Aboriginal Affairs Victoria.
LC no. 2002483803
ISBN 0957713126