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The Resource In the shade of the shady tree : stories of wheatbelt Australia, John Kinsella

In the shade of the shady tree : stories of wheatbelt Australia, John Kinsella

Label
In the shade of the shady tree : stories of wheatbelt Australia
Title
In the shade of the shady tree
Title remainder
stories of wheatbelt Australia
Statement of responsibility
John Kinsella
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Shade of the Shady Tree is a collection of stories set in the Western Australian wheatbelt, a vast grain-growing area that ranges across the southwestern end of the immense Australian interior. Kinsella's stories offer glimpses into the lives of the people who call this area home, as the reader journeys from just north of the town of Geraldton to the far eastern and southern shires of the region. Cast against a backdrop of indigenous dispossession, settler migration, and the destructive impact of land-clearing and monocultural farming methods, the stories offer mom
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kinsella, John
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.K55
LC item number
I5 2012eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Western Australia
  • FICTION
  • Western Australia
  • Kurzgeschichte
  • Englisch
Label
In the shade of the shady tree : stories of wheatbelt Australia, John Kinsella
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; rain; purchase; the fireball; carcass; mange; the cartesian diver; memorial; a load of bricks; the pact; the porch; embarrassed; baby; the garden; the vacant block; the house near the cemetery; the appointment; the fable of the gravel pit; the donation; dozer; the graduation; bad credit; rule in favor; cave visit; bats; in the shade of the shady tree; drive; eyewitness; the purple suit; parade; sissy; the life history of a wheatbelt music teacher; the offering; the legend ofthe boat
Control code
778435180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (190 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804040501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69d6r
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778435180
Label
In the shade of the shady tree : stories of wheatbelt Australia, John Kinsella
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Acknowledgments; rain; purchase; the fireball; carcass; mange; the cartesian diver; memorial; a load of bricks; the pact; the porch; embarrassed; baby; the garden; the vacant block; the house near the cemetery; the appointment; the fable of the gravel pit; the donation; dozer; the graduation; bad credit; rule in favor; cave visit; bats; in the shade of the shady tree; drive; eyewitness; the purple suit; parade; sissy; the life history of a wheatbelt music teacher; the offering; the legend ofthe boat
Control code
778435180
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (190 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804040501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1j69d6r
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778435180

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