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Things I didn't know : a memoir

Author: Robert Hughes
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The cultural critic describes growing up in Australia, his fractured family life and estrangement from his war-hero father, his anti-war beliefs, his education in a Catholic boys' school, his growing appreciation of art, and his early career as an author and artist.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hughes, Robert, 1938-
Things I didn't know.
New York : Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)607241219
Named Person: Robert Hughes; Robert Hughes
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hughes
ISBN: 1400044448 9781400044443
OCLC Number: 64208378
Description: 395 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: A bloody expat --
Father, I hardly knew you --
A Sydney childhood --
Among the cadets of Christ --
Uni and after --
Conscious of an inferiority --
Joys of radical love --
Wading in Florence --
Going to America.
Responsibility: Robert Hughes.
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The cultural critic describes growing up in Australia, his fractured family life and estrangement from his war-hero father, his anti-war beliefs, his education in a Catholic boys' school, his growing appreciation of art, and his early career as an author and artist.

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