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Night of the muttonbirds

Author: Mary Small; Robert R Ingpen
Publisher: Sydney : Methuen, 1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young boy must choose between tradition and his growing reluctance to kill when he returns to his Cape Barren Island home from boarding school, just in time for the annual "birding" which is vital to the island's economy.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Small; Robert R Ingpen
ISBN: 0454002297 9780454002294
OCLC Number: 13453737
Description: 71 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Mary Small ; illustrated by Robert Ingpen.

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A young boy must choose between tradition and his growing reluctance to kill when he returns to his Cape Barren Island home from boarding school, just in time for the annual "birding" which is vital to the island's economy.

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