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Sweet water : stolen land / Philip McLaren
Bib ID 1067691
Format BookBook
Author
McLaren, Philip, 1943-
 
Edition Rev. ed. 
Description Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books, 2001 
vii, 215 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 1875641777 (paperback)
Summary

The destinies of two families, black and white, are fatally interwoven in this powerful, cinematic frontier novel. A tragic account of the Myall Creek massacre underscores the story of Ginny and Wollumbuy, Kamilaroi people of the Warrumbungle ranges. Mysterious killings follow the arrival of Karl and Gudrun Maresch, a German couple who establish a Lutheran mission near the young settlement of Coonabarabran.

Notes

Previously published: St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1993.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Fiction.  |  Religions - Christianity - Lutheran Church.  |  Literature and stories - Fiction.  |  Race relations.  |  Coonabarabran (N NSW SH55-16)  |  Myall Creek (N NSW SH56-05)

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