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Author Muir, Marcie, compiler

Title Strike-a-Light : the bushranger, and other Australian tales / edited by Marcie Muir
Published London : Hamilton, 1972


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Description 8 unnumbered pages, 151 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Rowe, R. Strike-a-light, the bushranger.--Meredith, L.A. Old adventures.--Borlase, J.S. Saved by shadows.--Turner, E. In which Suds enjoys his lunch.--Parker, K.L. Gayardaree the platypus.--Becke, L. Saunderson and the dynamite.--Fleming, W.M. The haunted Piccaninnies.--Lindsay, N.A stranger in our midst.--Rayment, T. The net of Ku-ran-dur.--Bruce, M.G. Billabong riders.--Chauncy, N. The new home.--Wrightson, P. Martin the Martian.--Lamond, H.G. Leaping fury.--Ruhen, O.A taste for droving.--Southall, I. Pan Pacific go away
Summary An anthology of stories and extracts about bushrangers, Aborigines, drovers, and other aspects of Australian life
Analysis Short stories in English Australian writers Anthologies
Notes "An anthology of stories and extracts which ... reflect changes in the style and fashion of Australian writing for children" -- Bk. jacket
Audience children
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Juvenile fiction.
Bushrangers -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories, Australian.
Children's stories.
Australia -- Juvenile fiction.
Australia -- History -- Juvenile fiction.
Australia -- HistoryvxJuvenile fiction
Australia -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Author Muir, Marcie.
LC no. 73150781
ISBN 024102241X