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Australians (Volume 2) : Eureka to the Diggers - Thomas Keneally

Australians (Volume 2)

Eureka to the Diggers

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Published: 5th December 2012
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The second volume in a history of Australia covers the 1860s through the end of the First World War, focusing on the people who formed the country and brought about change.

About the Author

Thomas Keneally won the Booker Prize in 1982 with Schindler's Ark, later made into the Academy Award-winning film Schindler's List by Steven Spielberg. His non-fiction, includes the memoir The Commonwealth of Thieves, The Great Shame and American Scoundrel. His fiction, includes The Widow and Her Hero (shortlisted for the Prime Minister's Literary Award), An Angel in Australia and Bettany's Book. His novels The Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith, Gossip from the Forest, and Confederates were all shortlisted for the Booker Prize, while Bring Larks and Heroes and Three Cheers for the Paraclete won the Miles Franklin Award. The People's Train was longlisted for the Miles Franklin Award and shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers Prize, South East Asia division.

ISBN: 9781742693507
ISBN-10: 1742693504
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 464
Published: 5th December 2012
Edition Number: 1