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Carpentaria (Playaway Adult Fiction)

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Carpentaria is Alexis Wright's second novel, an epic set in the Gulf country of north-western Queensland. The novel's portrait of life in the precariously settled coastal town of Desperance centres on the powerful Phantom family, leader of the Westend Pricklebush people, and its battles with old Joseph Midnight's renegade Eastend mob on the one hand, and the white officials of Uptown and the neighbouring Gurfurrit mine on the other.

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ISBN:
9781742145549
Author:
Wright, Alexis
Publisher:
Findaway World
Read by:
Drandich, Isaac
Read:
Drandich, Isaac
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Series:
Playaway Adult Fiction
Publication Date:
20091131
Binding:
PRE-RECORDED AUDIO PLAYER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.80x4.60x1.20 in. .35 lbs.
Media Run Time:
155

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"Synopsis" by , Carpentaria is Alexis Wright's second novel, an epic set in the Gulf country of north-western Queensland. The novel's portrait of life in the precariously settled coastal town of Desperance centres on the powerful Phantom family, leader of the Westend Pricklebush people, and its battles with old Joseph Midnight's renegade Eastend mob on the one hand, and the white officials of Uptown and the neighbouring Gurfurrit mine on the other.
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