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The Resource English passengers, Matthew Kneale

English passengers, Matthew Kneale

Label
English passengers
Title
English passengers
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Kneale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Manx crew and three English passengers arrive at Tasmania in the 1850s to discover that the aboriginal way of life is gone forever
Summary
While two Englishmen head for Tasmania on a confiscated pirate ship in search of the Garden of Eden, the British continue their violent "civilization" of the natives in this "paradise"
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
  • Whitbread Book Award for Novel, 2000.
  • Whitbread Book of the Year Award, 2000.
Awards note
Whitbread Book Award, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
038561
Cataloging source
JDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kneale, Matthew
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tasmania
  • Aboriginal Tasmanians
  • Aboriginal Tasmanians
  • Tasmania
Target audience
adult
Label
English passengers, Matthew Kneale
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45798317
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780385497442
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimile
System control number
(OCoLC)45798317
Label
English passengers, Matthew Kneale
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45798317
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Anchor Books ed.
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780385497442
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
facsimile
System control number
(OCoLC)45798317

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