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2 edition of Carpentaria found in the catalog.

Carpentaria

Alexis Wright

Carpentaria

a novel

by Alexis Wright

  • 317 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Atria Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Queensland -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlexis Wright.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.W67 C37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 517 p. ;
    Number of Pages517
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23939279M
    ISBN 101416593101
    ISBN 109781416593102
    LC Control Number2009464482


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Carpentaria is the story of the Pricklebush mob living on the outskirts of the town of Desperance in the Gulf of Carpentaria. It's the story of Norm Phantom, his /5. Carpentaria is her second novel, a soaring epic set in the Gulf country of north-western Queensland, from where her people come/5(32).

Alexis Wright has set her award-winning second novel in the area around the Gulf of Carpentaria in northwest Queensland. It's the home of her people, the Waanyi, and she draws not only on. Hailed as a "literary sensation" by The New York Times Book Review, Carpentaria is the luminous award-winning novel by Australian Aboriginal writer 4/5(5).

Lookup People, Phone Numbers, Addresses & More in Carpinteria, CA. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory. Carpentaria is an exceptionally well-written and well-conceived novel that highlights the often deadly strife between Australia's Aboriginal people and the whites who took over and run the country/continent.5/5(4).

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It is also an important book. Centred on the precariously settled coastal town of Desperance, a. Aboriginal Lit. By Jane Perlez. Nov. 18, ; When “Carpentaria,” Alexis Wright’s epic novel about Aboriginal life, appeared last year, readers in Australia were slow to warm to its.

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It is known as “the outback by the sea”, /5(2).