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The blue plateau : a landscape memoir

Author: Mark Tredinnick
Publisher: St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2009.
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Summary: "The Blue Plateau is a lyrical natural history of the Blue Mountains, and a memoir of one man's attempt to belong there. An inspired meditation on the contours of the land and its people, of time and place and family, the rhythms of nature and the rhythms of friendship, it is a book of many belongings. Here you will meet the plateau's first people; you will meet Les and Henryk and Jim; you will walk the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Tredinnick
ISBN: 9780702237102 0702237108
OCLC Number: 269694696
Awards: Shortlisted for Prime Minister's Literary Awards (Australia): Non-Fiction 2010.
Description: 1 v.
Contents: Kanimbla Valley --
Katoomba --
Kedumba Valley --
Cox's River --
Dargan.
Responsibility: Mark Tredinnick.

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Summary: "The Blue Plateau is a lyrical natural history of the Blue Mountains, and a memoir of one man's attempt to belong there. An inspired meditation on the contours of the land and its people, of time and place and family, the rhythms of nature and the rhythms of friendship, it is a book of many belongings. Here you will meet the plateau's first people; you will meet Les and Henryk and Jim; you will walk the Kedumba and the Kanimbla in drought and fire and flood. Evocative and deeply moving, The Blue Plateau is a poet's story of an astonishing place and a loving portrait of home."--Publisher description.

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