Author(s): Pat Lowe; Jimmy Pike
This rare glimpse of life in the Great Sandy Desert exploresthe resourcefulness and ingenuity of the Walmajarri people, Australia s desert dwellers. A vibrant blend of personal recollection, history, Aboriginal art, and Australian indigenous studies, this survey will shed light on the lives of a scarcely known community."
Pat Lowe migrated to Australia from England in 1972 and worked as a clinical psychologist in Western Australian prisons for many years. She is an award-winning author of adult and children s books, all of which were written with and illustrated by Jimmy Pike. Jimmy Pike is one of Australia s best-known Aboriginal artists."