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Landscape of farewell

Author: Alex Miller
Publisher: [Crows Nest, NSW] : Allen & Unwin, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Haunting, meaningful and deeply moving, "Landscape of Farewellʺ is the story of Max Otto, an elderly German academic. After the death of his much-loved wife and his realisation that he will never write the great study of history that he always thought would be his life's crowning work, Max is contemplating putting an end to his life. Yet when he travels to Australia he forms an unlikely freiendship with Dougald  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Miller
ISBN: 9781741753752 1741753759 9781741750898 174175089X
OCLC Number: 177703939
Awards: Shortlisted for Miles Franklin Literary Award 2008.
Shortlisted for Commonwealth Writers' Prize Best Book - SE Asia and South Pacific 2008.
Description: 279 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Alex Miller.

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The compelling new novel from award-winning author Alex Miller, Landscape of Farewellis a profound, moving and important novel about the land, the past, exile, and acceptance. This deeply intelligent  Read more...

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