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The Resource The Timeless Land

The Timeless Land

Label
The Timeless Land
Title
The Timeless Land
Statement of responsibility
by Eleanor Dark
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An outstanding literary achievement, meticulously researched and deeply felt, this portrait of the earliest days of the European settlement of Australia remains unrivalled. the year 1788: the very beginning of European settlement. these were times of hardship, cruelty and danger. Above all, they were times of conflict between the Aborigines and the white settlers. Eleanor Dark brings alive those bitter years with moments of tenderness and conciliation amid the brutality and hostility. the cast of characters includes figures historical and fictional, black and white, convict and settler. All the while, beneath the veneer of British civilisation, lies the baffling presence of Australia, the 'timeless land'. the Storm of time and No Barrier complete the timeless Land trilogy
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Summary
An outstanding literary achievement, meticulously researched and deeply felt, its portrait of the earliest days of the European settlement of Australia remains unrivalled. 1788: the very beginning of European settlement. These were times of hardship, cruelty and danger. Above all, they were times of conflict between the Aborigines and the white settlers. Eleanor Dark brings alive those bitter years with moments of tenderness and conciliation amid the brutality and hostility. The cast of characters includes figures historical and fictional, black and white, convict and settler. All the while, beneath the veneer of British civilisation, lies the baffling presence of Australia, the 'timeless land'. -- Publisher description
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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073147
Cataloging source
NOV
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1901-1985
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Dark, Eleanor
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Timeless land trilogy
Series volume
0001
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  • Literary Criticism
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Timeless Land
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a7df9952-d75b-4f9e-9732-bb02c9ae565f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780730496601
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Timeless Land
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a7df9952-d75b-4f9e-9732-bb02c9ae565f
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780730496601
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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