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Superfluous men / Michael Wilding. (2009)

Authors: Wilding, Michael, 1942-
Publisher:North Melbourne, Vic. : Arcadia,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 34 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 34 copies of this specific edition.
Frontyard Notes:BFs Studio
Subjects:
Author:
  • Wilding, Michael, 1942-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 337 p. ; 21 cm.
Summary:
  • GENERAL &‚Äč LITERARY FICTION. AUSTRALIAN. Henry, Pawley and Dr Bee of Academia Nuts have taken early retirement. But what awaits them? Does anything? Pawley buys a dacha high in the Valley of the Weed. Dr Bee cruises the shopping malls. Henry is lured by the Director of the Writers' Centre to be her Chair. A black comedy for a sunburned country.
Notes:
  • "A black comedy for a sunburned country, Superfluous Men treats early retirement and the literacy bureaucracy with the same sparkling wit, incisive analysis, and inside information that characterized Michael Wilding's portrayal of the university in his best-selling Academia Nuts"--Cover.
  • Recommended course reading list COMM 3045 2010
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 9781921509476 (pbk.)
  • 1921509473 (pbk)
Dewey Number:
  • A823.3
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 44620195
  • 44620195
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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