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Ancestors / Robyn Davidson. (1989)

Authors: Davidson, Robyn, 1950-
Publisher:New York : Simon and Schuster,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 52 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 45 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Davidson, Robyn, 1950-, (author.)
Copyright:
  • ©1989
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 299 p. ; 25 cm.
  • 299 pages ; 24 cm.
  • 314 p. ; 22cm.
Target Audience:
  • Adult
Summary:
  • Lucy has returned to the isolated house in the Australian rainforest where she was raised by the ferociously loving and eccentric Aunt Laura. She had yearned for the fabulous world that lay beyond the jungle, but even there she could not escape the ancestral ghosts and so returns to confront them.
  • Lucy finds that fleeing home and escaping the ancestral ghosts that haunted her childhood do not bring her peace, but finds it in returning to her childhood home and confronting the past.
Notes:
  • First published: London : Cape, 1989.
  • Fiction in English. Australian writers,. 1945- -Texts (BNB/​PRECIS)
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0671680625 :
  • 9781476766904 (paperback)
  • 022402583X
Dewey Number:
  • 823
  • A823.3
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 6639001
  • 6639001
  • 53423583
  • 53423583
  • 6399100
  • 6399100
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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