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Author Prichard, Katharine Susannah, 1884-1969.

Title The roaring nineties : a story of the gold fields of Western Australia / by Katharine Susannah Prichard
Published London : Jonathan Cape, 1946


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 ADPML SPC  827.02 P947 A6/R  LIB USE ONLY
 MELB  827.02 P947 A6/R  AVAILABLE
Description 411 pages ; 21 cm
Summary Epic novel telling the story of the Western Australian goldfields from the discovery of gold and spanning the decades which followed. The novel is haunted by the presence of displaced and mistreated Aborigines, and begins with a short, violent story of an abduction of two Aboriginal women by prospectors before gold had even been discovered
Notes Originally published: Sydney : Australasian Publishing Co. by arrangement with Cape, London, 1946
Subject Australian literature -- 20th century.
Eighteen nineties -- Fiction.
Gold mines and mining -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Fiction.
Gold mines and mining -- Australia -- Western Australia -- ccc
Genre/Form Novels.
LC no. nuu00024532