Coverart for item
The Resource On a barbarous coast, Craig Cormick and Harold Ludwick

On a barbarous coast, Craig Cormick and Harold Ludwick

Label
On a barbarous coast
Title
On a barbarous coast
Statement of responsibility
Craig Cormick and Harold Ludwick
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On a night of raging winds and rain, Captain Cook's Endeavour lies splintered on a coral reef off the coast of far north Australia. A small disparate band of survivors, fracturing already, huddle on the shore of this strange land - their pitiful salvage scant protection from the dangers of the unknown creatures and natives that live here. Watching these mysterious white beings, the Guugu Yimidhirr people cannot decide if they are ancestor spirits to be welcomed - or hostile spirits to be speared. One headstrong young boy, Garrgiil, determines to do more than watch and to be the one to find out what exactly they are. On a Barbarous Coast is the story of a past and future that might have been
Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10888318
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cormick, Craig
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ludwick, Harold
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cook, James
  • Endeavour (Ship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Shipwreck victims
  • Survival
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
On a barbarous coast, Craig Cormick and Harold Ludwick
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"What if there was an alternative ending to Captain Cook's story?" -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000066870595
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
309 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781760877347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1142393230
Label
On a barbarous coast, Craig Cormick and Harold Ludwick
Publication
Copyright
Note
"What if there was an alternative ending to Captain Cook's story?" -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000066870595
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
309 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781760877347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1142393230

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
Processing Feedback ...