The Resource In the hands of strangers : a memoir, Beverly Wardle-Jackson

In the hands of strangers : a memoir, Beverly Wardle-Jackson

Label
In the hands of strangers : a memoir
Title
In the hands of strangers
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Beverly Wardle-Jackson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the Hands of Strangers is the heart-wrenching story of Beverly Wardle-Jackson's stolen childhood. Separated from her brothers and sisters and taken into Child Welfare care at the age of 12, Beverly spends five harrowing years as a New Zealand state ward – being beaten, locked up, and eventually admitted to Porirua Hospital in Wellington for psychiatric treatment. Her trust is betrayed time and again, while she dreams of the day she will finally be reunited with her siblings. But will that day ever come?
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
362.732092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
In the hands of strangers : a memoir, Beverly Wardle-Jackson
Label
In the hands of strangers : a memoir, Beverly Wardle-Jackson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A New Zealand childhood stolen"--Cover
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
15776638
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Dimensions
23 cm
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Extent
284 p.
Isbn
9780143572329
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780143572329
  • (NLNZils)1706653

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