Jessie Street [sound recording] : a revised autobiography / edited by Lenore Coltheart ; read by Fiona Press.

By: Street, Jessie, 1889-1970Contributor(s): Coltheart, Lenore | Press, FionaPublication details: Hawthorn, Vic. : Louis Braille Audio, 2004Description: 9 sound discs (CD) (10 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 inISBN: 0732028671Subject(s): Street, Jessie, 1889-1970 | Talking books | Feminists -- Australia -- Biography | Socialists -- Australia -- BiographyGenre/Form: Talking books. DDC classification: 305.42092 Online resources: Thumbnail Cast: Read by Fiona Press.Abstract: Known as "Red Jessie" to a generation of Australians, Jessie Street was a key figure in Australian political life for over 50 years. The only Australian woman delegate at the founding of the United Nations in 1945 and the initiator of the 1967 "Aboriginal" amendment of the Australian Constitution, her life was one dedicated to peace and justice. First published in 1966 and now revised and edited in 2004, this powerful autobiography truly reflects Jessie Street's energy, charm and practical humanitarianism.
List(s) this item appears in: Jessie Street: Stage 6 History Women's movements
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Compact Disc Compact Disc Jessie Street National Women's Library
305.42092 STR (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available for reference in the library 64047

Complete and unabridged.

Read by Fiona Press.

Known as "Red Jessie" to a generation of Australians, Jessie Street was a key figure in Australian political life for over 50 years. The only Australian woman delegate at the founding of the United Nations in 1945 and the initiator of the 1967 "Aboriginal" amendment of the Australian Constitution, her life was one dedicated to peace and justice. First published in 1966 and now revised and edited in 2004, this powerful autobiography truly reflects Jessie Street's energy, charm and practical humanitarianism.

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