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The Resource Swimming to the moon, Robert Drewe

Swimming to the moon, Robert Drewe

Label
Swimming to the moon
Title
Swimming to the moon
Statement of responsibility
Robert Drewe
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From a floury encounter on a baker's work table to the art of sitting backwards on chairs, from budgie training to spontaneous human combustion, this collection showcases the non-fiction writing of one of Australia's best-loved authors. These pieces encompass suburban portraits and coastal living, affectionate nostalgia and the absurdity of the everyday. They are endearing and often hilarious snapshots of Australian life from a master novelist who has turned the column into an artform
Summary
From a floury encounter on a baker's work table to the art of sitting backwards on chairs, from budgie training to spontaneous human combustion, this collection showcases the non-fiction writing of one of Australia's best-loved authors. These pieces encompass suburban portraits and coastal living, affectionate nostalgia and the absurdity of the everyday. They are endearing and often hilarious snapshots of Australian life from a master novelist who has turned the column into an artform
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10446839
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drewe, Robert
Dewey number
306.0994
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manners and customs
  • Suburban life
  • Suburban life
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Swimming to the moon, Robert Drewe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052752575
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781921696107
Label
Swimming to the moon, Robert Drewe
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
000052752575
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781921696107

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