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The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Thomas Keneally

Label
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
Title
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Keneally
Title variation
Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Jimmie Blacksmith marries a white woman, the backlash from both Jimmie's tribe and white society initiates a series of dramatic events. As Jimmie tries to survive between two cultures, tensions build, reaching a head when the Newbys, Jimmie's white employers, try to break up his marriage
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Summary
Half aborigine and half white, Jimmie Blacksmith is unable to fit into either culture and, after abuse and betrayal by whites, revolts in a spree of violence
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
037781
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keneally, Thomas
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Governor, Jimmy
  • Interracial marriage
  • Serial murders
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
adult
Label
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Thomas Keneally
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published, Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Control code
000026019377
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
177, 16 p.
Isbn
9780732281496
Other physical details
ports.
Label
The chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, Thomas Keneally
Publication
Note
First published, Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Control code
000026019377
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
177, 16 p.
Isbn
9780732281496
Other physical details
ports.

Library Locations

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