On Christmas Day 1957, Joe Trevorrow walked through the blistering heat to seek help for his sick baby boy. When relatives agreed to take Bruce to hospital, Joe was relieved - his son was in safe hands - but, within days, Bruce would be living with another family, and Joe would never see his son again. At the age of ten, Bruce would be returned to his Indigenous family, sparking a lifelong search for an identity that could never truly be known and a court case that made history.



ISBN: 9781925815115
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 292
Publication Date: 2 Jul 2019
Publisher: Fremantle Press
Publication City, Country: Australia
Dimensions (cm): 22.9(H) x 15.3(L) x 2.3(W)
Weight (gm): 414


Author Biography

Dr Antonio Buti is a member of the Western Australian Parliament, Honorary Fellow at the Law School at the University of Western Australia and Adjunct Professor at the Law School of Murdoch University. He was educated at the University of Western Australia, Australian National University, Oxford University and Yale Law School. He has written extensively on a wide range of issues and his biography of Sir Ronald Wilson, A Matter of Conscience, won the 2007 Western Australian Premier's Book Award for non-fiction and the Premier's Prize.
A Stolen Life: The Bruce Trevorrow Case

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