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Main Title: Snake circle / Roberta Sykes. Book Cover
Author: Sykes, Roberta B., 1943-2010.
Imprint: St Leonards, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2000.
Collation: 325 p. : ill., portraits, pbk ; 23 cm.
Summary: (v. 1). Snake cradle -- (v. 2). Snake dancing -- (v. 3). Snake circle.

Third volume in autobiographical trilogy takes her to Harvard University; she became the first black Australian to graduate with a doctorate; also tells of her relationship with Mum Shirl and her children and the ongoing run-ins she has had with bureaucracies and politicians along the way.
Subject: Sykes, Roberta B., 1943-2010.
First Nations Australians
First Nations Australians - - Biography
Political activists and activism
Writers and writing
Series: Snake dreaming ;
ISBN: 1865083356 :
Aboriginal content.

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