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Escape From West Papua

Paperback|Jan 2007
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What would drive 43 refugees to set out from West Papua in a traditional canoe across stormy Torres Strait to reach Australia? Only desperation. This book is their story. It tells their dramatic tale why they left, how they survived...


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What would drive 43 refugees to set out from West Papua in a traditional canoe across stormy Torres Strait to reach Australia? Only desperation. This book is their story. It tells their dramatic tale why they left, how they survived at sea, and how their faith sustained them. It also recounts the rift in AustralianIndonesian relations that arose when they received refugee status in Australia and voices their hopes and dreams of an independent West Papua nation

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 264451
  • Product Code 9780908284689
  • ISBN 0908284683
  • EAN 9780908284689
  • Pages 80
  • Department General Books
  • Category Biography
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Acorn Press
  • Publication Date Jan 2007
  • Sales Rank 63367
  • Dimensions 210 x 147 x 6mm
  • Weight 0.126kg
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Alan Nichols

The Rev Alan Nichols is the newly appointed Interim and part-time Director of the Centre for Applied Christian Ethics at Ridley College, Melbourne. He has had a long history of involvement in ethics. A journalist by original training, he was secretary of the General Synod Social Responsibilities Commission for a decade, chair of the Melbourne diocesan social questions committee, and has sat on many government committeeson public policy. He is Deputy Chair of the Board of Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, and is a member of the Ethics Panel of the Infertility Treatment Authority. Among his recent books are Life and Death Decisions (Acorn, 1997) and Media Ethics (Acorn,2003), the latter with Jane Hendtlass.

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