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Author: Bruce Pascoe
Publisher: Sydney : Magabala Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his fourth novel Shark award-winning Aboriginal author Bruce Pascoe, begins his story in the sleepy Australian town of Tired Sailor which is nudged awake when a black child arrives, forcing people to accept the child alongside memories of their own dark past. Rooster Clark, mad Koori electrician, lives in the hidden reaches of the swamp and in the more obscure reaches of his own brain, a swamp savant capable of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pascoe, Bruce.
Shark.
Sydney : Magabala Books, ©1999
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Pascoe
ISBN: 9781922142375 1922142379 9781922142382 1922142387
OCLC Number: 865335006
Description: 1 online resource (214 pages)
Contents: ACKNOWLEDGEMENT; CONTENTS; 1. Tired Sailor; 2. Orange Roughy; 3. Just One of Those Things; 4. Shoulders to the Wheel; 5. A Dream of Sharks; 6. The Reed Men.

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In his fourth novel Shark award-winning Aboriginal author Bruce Pascoe, begins his story in the sleepy Australian town of Tired Sailor which is nudged awake when a black child arrives, forcing people to accept the child alongside memories of their own dark past. Rooster Clark, mad Koori electrician, lives in the hidden reaches of the swamp and in the more obscure reaches of his own brain, a swamp savant capable of anything - as long as he survives his own wiring. And Jim Fox returns from the Papuan Independence war to the land of his birth and the yabby pumper who turns up on his doorstep at d.

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