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Aboriginal Support Group - Manly Warringah Pittwater, A Story to Tell...On a Road Toward Reconciliation: 1979-2000: An Account of the First Twenty-One Years of Life and Work of the Aboriginal Support Group - Manly Warringah Pittwater, Narrabeen, ASG-MWP, 2002. (For more information and to order your copy please click here.)

As a Matter of Fact: Answering the Myths and Misconceptions About Indigenous Australians , Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission, Canberra, 1998.

Attenbrow, Valerie, Sydney 's Aboriginal Past: Investigating the Archaeological and Historical Records, Sydney, University of NSW Press, 2002.

Attwood, Bain (ed), In the Age of Mabo: History, Aborigines and Australia, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1996.

Attwood, Bain & Markus, Andrew, The Struggle for Aboriginal Rights: A Documentary History, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1999.

Australia , Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody, National Report, (Commissioner: Elliott Johnston), Canberra, Australian Government Publishing Service, 1991.

Bell , Diane, Ngurrindjeri Wurruwarrin: A World That Is, Was, and Will Be, Melbourne , Spinifex Press, 1998.

Bin-Sallik, Mary Ann (ed), Aboriginal Women by Degrees: Their Stories of the Journey Towards Academic Achievement, St Lucia, University of Queensland Press, 2000.

Brennan, Frank, One Land One Nation: Mabo - Towards 2001, St Lucia, University of Queensland Press, 1995.

Bringing Them Home: Report of the National Inquiry Into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children From Their Families, ( Commissioner: Ronald Wilson), Sydney, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, 1997.

Broome, Richard, Aboriginal Australians: Black Response to White Dominance, 1788-1994, (2nd ed.), St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1994.

Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation, Australians for Reconciliation Study Kit, Canberra , Australian Government Publishing Service, 1999.

Cowlishaw, Gillian & Morris, Barry (eds), Race Matters: Indigenous Australians and 'Our' Society, Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press, 1997.

Cummings, Barbara, Take This Child...From Kahlin Compound to the Retta Dixon Children's Home, Canberra >, Aboriginal Studies Press, 1990.

Davis, Jack, et al (eds), Paperbark: A Collection of Aboriginal Writings, St Lucia, University of Queensland Press, 1990.

Dodson, Michael, The End in the Beginning – Re(de)fining Aboriginality, The Wentworth Lecture 1994, Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 1994.

Dodson, Patrick, Beyond the Mourning Gate: Dealing with Unfinished Business, The Wentworth Lecture  2000, Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 2000.

Dodson, Patrick, Reconciliation at the Crossroads: Address to the National Press Club April 1996, Parkes, Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation, 1996.

Eickelkamp, Ute (compiler), "Don't Ask for Stories...": the Women from Ernabella  and their Art... "Tjukurpa  tjapintja wiya...": minya an apalanya ngurara tjutangku warka palyantja craftroomangka, Canberra , Aboriginal Studies Press, 1999.

Elder, Bruce, Blood on the Wattle: Massacres and Maltreatment of Australian Aborigines Since 1788, (rev. ed.), Frenchs Forest , New Holland , 1998.

Flick, Isabel and Goodall, Heather, Isabel Flick: the many lives of an extraordinary Aboriginal woman, Crows Nest, Allen & Unwin, 2004.

Foley, Dennis, Repossession of Our Spirit: Traditional Owners of Northern Sydney, photography by Ricky Maynard, Canberra, Aboriginal History Inc., 2001.

Gilbert, Kevin, Inside Black Australia: an Anthology of Australian Poetry , Melbourne , Penguin Books, 1998.

Goodall, Heather, Invasion to Embassy: Land in Aboriginal Politics in New South Wales , 1770-1972, Sydney, Allen & Unwin with Blackbooks, 1992.

Graham, Duncan (ed), Being Whitefella, Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1994.

Grattan, Michelle (ed), Reconciliation: Essays on Australian Reconciliation, Melbourne , Bookman Press, 2000.  

Habel, Norman, Reconciliation: Searching for Australia’s Soul, Harper Collins Religious, 1999.

Haebich, Anna, Broken Circles: Fragmenting Indigenous Families 1800-2000, Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2000.

Harris, Alana, Australia ’s Too Old to Celebrate Birthdays (Galarrwuy Yunupingu 1988) , Canberra , Aboriginal Studies Press, 1988.

Hinkson, Melinda, Aboriginal Sydney: A Guide to Important Places of the Past and Present, photography by Alana Harris, Canberra , Aboriginal Studies Press, 2000.

Horton, David, ed., The Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History, Society and Culture, Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 1994.

Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, Face the Facts: Some Questions and Answers about Immigration, Refugees and Indigenous Affairs, Sydney , Federal Race Discrimination Commissioner, 1997, 2001, 2003.

Hurley, Angelina, Respect, Acknowledge, Listen: Practical Protocols for Working with the Indigenous Communities of Western Sydney , Liverpool , Community Cultural Development, 2003.

Jacobs, Ian, A History of the Aboriginal Clans of Sydney’s Northern Beaches, Brookvale, Northside Printing, 2003.

Keating, Pat, Worlds Apart: Life on an Aboriginal Mission , Hale & Ironmonger, 1994.

Keefe, Kevin, Paddy’s Road: Life Stories of Patrick Dodson, Canberra , Aboriginal Studies Press, 2003.

Lake, Marilyn, Faith Bandler: Gentle Activist, Crows Nest, Allen & Unwin, 2002.

Langford, Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love to Town, Ringwood, Penguin Books, 1988.

Langton, Marcia, Valuing Cultures: Recognising Indigenous Cultures as a Valued Part of Australian Heritage, Canberra, Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation, c1994.

Lee, Emma (in association with the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council), The Tale of a Whale: Significant Aboriginal Landscapes of the Northern Beaches, Dee Why, Warringah Council, 2002.

Link-Up (NSW) & Tikka Jan Wilson, In the Best Interests of the Child?: Stolen Children: Aboriginal Pain, White Shame, (Aboriginal History Monograph 4), Canberra , Aboriginal History, 1997.

Little red, yellow and black and green and blue and white book: a short guide to indigenous Australia, Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 2003.

Loos, Noel & Mabo, Koiki, Edward Koiki Mabo: His Life and Struggle for Land Rights, St Lucia, University of Queensland Press, 1996.

Luckhurst, Simon, Eddie's Country: Why Did Eddie Murray Die?, Broome, Magabala Books, 2006.

Manne, Robert, In Denial: The Stolen Generations and the Right, Australian Quarterly Essay, issue 1, Melbourne, Schwartz Publishing, 2001.

McGrath, Ann (ed.), Contested Ground: Australian Aborigines under the British Crown, St. Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1995.

Mickler, Stephen, The Myth of Privilege: Aboriginal Status, Media Visions, Public Ideas, Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1998.

Moran, Charles Harold (as told to Glennys Moran), Talk Softly, Listen Well: Profile of Bundjalung Elder Charles Moran, Lismore, Southern Cross University Press, 2004.

Morgan, Sally, My Place, Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 1988.

Moriarty, John & McHugh, Evan, Saltwater Fella: an Inspiring True Story of Success Against All Odds, Ringwood, Viking, 2000.

Mudrooroo, Us Mob: History, Culture, Struggle: an Introduction to Indigenous Australia, Sydney, Angus & Robertson, 1995.

Mulvaney, Derek & Kamminga, Johan, Prehistory of Australia , St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1999.

Neidjie, Bill, Story About Feeling, edited by Keith Taylor, Broome, Magabala Books, 1989.

Newbury, Paul (ed), Aboriginal Heroes of the Resistance: from Pemulwuy to Mabo, ( new ed.), Surry Hills, Action for World Development (NSW, Inc.), 1999.

Norst, Marlene J., Burhum Burnum: a warrior for peace, East Roseville , Kangaroo Press, 1999.

Older Women’s Network NSW, Steppin’ Out and Speakin’ Up, Millers Point, McPherson’s Printing Group, 2003.

Parbury, Nigel, Survival: a History of Aboriginal Life in New South Wales, Sydney, NSW Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs, 1986.

Popp, T. & N., & Walker, Bill, Footprints on Rock: Aboriginal Art of the Sydney Region, Redfern, Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council, 1997.

Racist Violence: Report of the National Inquiry Into Racist Violence in Australia , Canberra , Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, 1991.

Read, Peter, Belonging: Australians, Place and Aboriginal Ownership, Cambridge , Cambridge University Press, 2000.

Read, Peter, Charles Perkins: A Biography, (rev. ed.), Ringwood, Penguin, 2001.

Read, Peter, A Rape of the Soul So Profound: the Return of the Stolen Generations, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1999.

Reynolds, Henry, Aboriginal Sovereignty: Reflections on Race, State and Nation, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1996.

Reynolds, Henry, Dispossession: Black Australians and White Invaders, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1989.

Reynolds, Henry, Frontier: Aborigines, Settlers and Land, (2nd ed.), St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1996.

Reynolds, Henry, The Other Side of the Frontier: Aboriginal Resistance to the European Invasion of Australia , ( rev. ed.), Ringwood, Penguin Books, 1990.

Reynolds, Henry, This Whispering in Our Hearts, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1998.

Reynolds, Henry, Why Weren't We Told? A Personal Search for the Truth About Our History, Ringwood, Viking, 1999.

Sharp, Nonie, No Ordinary Judgment: Mabo, the Murray Islanders' Land Case, Canberra , Aboriginal Studies Press, 1996.

Simon, Ella, Through My Eyes, (new ed.), Blackburn , Collins Dove, 1987.

Smith, Shirley & Sykes, Roberta, MumShirl: an Autobiography, Richmond, Heinemann, 1981.

Stanbury, Peter & Clegg, John, A Field Guide to Aboriginal Rock Engravings with Special Reference to Those Around Sydney, Sydney, Sydney University Press, 1990.

Stockton, Eugene (ed.), Blue Mountains Dreaming: The Aboriginal Heritage , Winmalee, Three Sisters Productions, 1996.

Sykes, Roberta, Snake Dreaming: Autobiography of a Black Woman, Crows Nest, Allen & Unwin, 2001.

Thieberger, Nick & McGregor, William (eds.), Macquarie Aboriginal Words: Dictionary of Words from Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Languages, The Macquarie Library, 1994.

Tobin, Christopher, The Dharug Story: Our Local History; an Aboriginal History of Western Sydney from 1788 , Sydney, The Author, 1997.

Troy, Jakelin, The Sydney Language, Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 1994.

White, Isobel, Barwick, Diane & Meehan, Betty (eds.), Fighters and Singers: the Lives of Some Aboriginal Women, St Leonards, Allen & Unwin, 1985.

Willey, Keith, When the Sky Fell Down: The Destruction of the Tribes of the Sydney Region, 1788-1850s, Sydney, Collins, 1979.

Willmot, Eric, Pemulwuy: the Rainbow Warrior, McMahons Point, Weldons, 1987.

Wood, Nancy, Nobody's Child, Narrabeen, ASG-MWP, 1999.

Wright, Judith, Born of the Conquerors: Selected Essays, Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press, 1991.

Yunupingu, Galarrwuy (ed), Our Land is Our Life: Land Rights: Past, Present and Future, St Lucia , University of Queensland Press , 1997.