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The secret river

Author: Kate Grenville
Publisher: Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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London, 1806 - William Thornhill, happily wedded to his childhood sweetheart Sal, is a waterman on the River Thames. Life is tough but bearable until William makes a mistake, a bad mistake for which  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
History
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Grenville
ISBN: 9781847673534 1847673538
OCLC Number: 460938283
Notes: Title from eBook information screen.
Awards: Short-listed for The Man Booker Prize 2006 (UK)
Details: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 369 KB).
Responsibility: Kate Grenville.

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A vivid evocation of the rawest kind of colonialism. -- Jem Poster * * Books * * Winner of the 2001 Orange Prize for Fiction with The Idea of Perfection, Grenville's latest, beautifully written Read more...

 
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