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Dark Emu has sold over 250,000 copies – but its value can’t be measured in money alone
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Bruce Pascoe’s Dark Emu, first published in 2014, represents that rare bird in small press and independent publishing in Australia: a long-term sales success. Dark Emu attempts to debunk the idea that pre-European Aboriginal people were purely “hunter-gatherers”….