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Carpentaria

A Novel

Alexis Wright

Alexis Wright employs mysticism, stark reality, and pointed imagination to re-create the land and the Aboriginal people of Carpentaria.In the sparsely populated northern Queensland town of Desperance, loyalties run deep and battle lines have been drawn between the powerful Phantom family, leaders of the Westend Pricklebush people, and Joseph Midnig...
Publish Date
2009-04-07T00:00:00.000Z
2009-04-07T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2006
Goodreads rating
3.66
ISBN
9781416593102
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