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Author: Rose Tremain; Eleanor Bron
Publisher: [Bath, England] : Chivers Audio Books, ℗2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Joseph and Harriet Blackstone, along with Joseph's mother Lilian, emigrate from Norfolk in search of new beginnings and prosperity. But the harsh land near Christchurch where they settle threatens to destroy them almost before they begin. When Joseph finds gold in the creek, he guiltily hides the discovery from his wife and mother. However, this taste of possible riches to come begins a rapturous obsession with 'the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Rose Tremain; Eleanor Bron
ISBN: 075408454X 9780754084549
OCLC Number: 54858667
Notes: Historical novel set in New Zealand.
"Complete & unabridged."
Cast: Read by Eleanor Bron.
Description: 12 audiocassettes (13 hr., 20 min.) : Dolby processed
Responsibility: Rose Tremain.

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Joseph and Harriet Blackstone, along with Joseph's mother Lilian, emigrate from Norfolk in search of new beginnings and prosperity. But the harsh land near Christchurch where they settle threatens to destroy them almost before they begin. When Joseph finds gold in the creek, he guiltily hides the discovery from his wife and mother. However, this taste of possible riches to come begins a rapturous obsession with 'the colour'.

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