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The Resource English passengers, Matthew Kneale

English passengers, Matthew Kneale

Label
English passengers
Title
English passengers
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Kneale
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Manx crew and three English passengers arrive at Tasmania in the 1850s to discover that the aboriginal way of life is gone forever
Summary
While two Englishmen head for Tasmania on a confiscated pirate ship in search of the Garden of Eden, the British continue their violent "civilization" of the natives in this "paradise"
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2001.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2000.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
  • Whitbread Book Award for Novel, 2000.
  • Whitbread Book of the Year Award, 2000.
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Awards note
Whitbread Book Award, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
038561
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6061.N37
LC item number
E54 2000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
English passengers, Matthew Kneale
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1297388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.A.
Extent
446 p.
Isbn
9780385497435
Lccn
99016402
Other physical details
facsim
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41548194
  • (OCoLC)41548194
Label
English passengers, Matthew Kneale
Link
Publication
Control code
1297388
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.A.
Extent
446 p.
Isbn
9780385497435
Lccn
99016402
Other physical details
facsim
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41548194
  • (OCoLC)41548194

Library Locations

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