Life B"long Ali Drummond

A Life in the Torres Strait by Samantha Faulkner

Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Pr

Written in English
Cover of: Life B
Published: Pages: 90 Downloads: 814
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Subjects:

  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11613504M
ISBN 100855755563
ISBN 109780855755560

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Ali Drummond has had an extraordinary life, by any standards. Orphaned when young, Ali took to a life at sea aged just fourteen. Originally taken on as an apprentice, Ali applied himself to learning the skills he needed to survive and prosper in a sometimes dangerous life seeking pearl shells, trochus, and beche de mer.

The story of the author&#;s grandfather, one of the few Torres Strait Islander elders who lived through the height of the pearling era, Ali Drummond has had an extraordinary life, by any standards.

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The story of the author’s grandfather, one of the few Torres Strait Islander elders who lived through the height of the pearling era. Family is one of the most important things in Sam Faulkner’s life.

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The story of the author’s grandfather, one of the few Torres Strait Islander elders who lived through the height of the pearling era, Ali Drummond has had an extraordinary life, by any standards.

Orphaned when young, he took to a life at sea at ag. Ali Drummond is a much-loved and respected elder in the Torres Strait region and Brisbane. His story is told in the book Life Blong Ali Drummond: A Life in the Torres Strait, published in His mother is from the Yadhaigana and Wuthuthi peoples, Cape York Peninsula, Australia and his father from Sarawak, Malaysia.

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Samantha Faulkner is a Torres Strait Islander and Aboriginal woman from the Wuthuthi/Yadhaigana peoples, Cape York Peninsula and Badu and Moa Islands, Torres Strait. She is the author of Life Blong Ali Drummond: A Life in the Torres Strait, published in by Aboriginal Studies Press.

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