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Author Carey, Peter, 1943-

Title Collected stories / Peter Carey
Published St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1994

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Description 337 pages ; 20 cm
Contents Do you love me? -- The last days of a famous mime -- Kristu-Du -- Crabs -- Life & death in the south side pavilion -- Room no. 5 (Escribo) -- Happy story -- A million dollars worth of amphetamines -- Peeling -- A windmill in the West -- Concerning the Greek tyrant -- Withdrawal -- Report on the shadow industry -- Joe -- The puzzling nature of blue -- Conversations with unicorns -- American dreams -- The fat man in history -- The uses of Williamson wood -- Exotic pleasures -- A schoolboy prank -- The journey of a lifetime -- The chance -- Fragrance of roses -- He found her in late summer -- War crimes
Summary The best of Carey's short fiction features here, drawn from work published previously in his two anthologies "The Fat Man in History" and "War Crimes"
Notes CIP confirmed
Complete stories from The fat man in history and War crimes, together with previously uncollected pieces
War crimes won the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction, 1980
Subject Fiction -- Australiana
Short stories, Australian -- 20th century.
Short stories, Australian.
Genre/Form Short stories.
Author Carey, Peter, 1943- Fat man in history, and other stories.
Carey, Peter. War crimes
LC no. 94213458
ISBN 0702227129
Other Titles Collected stories
Rosanne Fitzgibbon Collection QU