Back on the Block: Bill Simon's Story by Des Montgomerie, Bill Simon, Jo Tuscano (Paperback, 2009)
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- DescriptionStolen, beaten, deprived of his liberty and used as child labour, Bill Simon's was t a rmal childhood. He was told his mother didn't want him, that he was 'the scum of the earth' and was locked up in the torious Kinchela Boys Home for eight years. His experiences there would shape his life forever. Bill Simon got angry, something which poisoned his life for the next two decades. A life of self-abuse and crime finally saw him imprisoned. But Bill Simon has turned his life around, and in Back on the Block, he hopes to help others to do the same. These days Bill works on the other side of the bars, helping other members of the Stolen Generations find a voice and their place, finally putting their pain to rest.
- Author BiographyRobert L. McDowell, vice president, Microsoft, has thirty-plus years in information technology. Interacting with executives at major companies worldwide, he is able to keep his finger on the pulse of business and IT.William L. Simon, bestselling author of business books and narrative non-fiction, has also written extensively for screen and television.In 2001, Simon and McDowell wrote Driving Digital Des Montgomerie has worked with Indigenous outback communities and has also recorded many interviews with members of the Stolen Generations. Jo Tuscano has worked in education and multicultural community programs for many years and has an MA in Creative Writing.
- Author(s)Bill Simon,Des Montgomerie,Jo Tuscano
- PublisherAboriginal Studies Press
- Date of Publication01/05/2009
- SubjectAutobiography: General
- Place of PublicationCanberra
- Country of PublicationAustralia
- ImprintAboriginal Studies Press
- Content Noteb/w photos
- Weight348 g
- Width230 mm
- Height155 mm
- Spine15 mm
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