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A most peculiar act : a novel, Marie Munkara, (electronic resource/)

Label
A most peculiar act : a novel
Title
A most peculiar act
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Marie Munkara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story follows the trials and tribulations of Sugar, a 16 year-old Aboriginal fringe-camp dweller. Set in Darwin during the Japanese bombing raids, we meet characters such as: Horatio Humphris (Horrid Hump), Chief Protector of Aborigines, teetotaller and 42 year old virgin; Ralphie Brown, who has the unedifying honour of being the only public servant to ever be sacked; Drew Hepplewaite, redneck racist and female patrol officer armed with balls of steel; and the Administrators wife, Penelope, who has a fetish for anything oriental. Then theres Sugars mate Nig Nog, who teaches Sugar a few
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.M84
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
A most peculiar act : a novel, Marie Munkara, (electronic resource/)
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A most peculiar act : a novel, Marie Munkara, (electronic resource/)
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Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; 1. Horrid Hump; 2. Sugar; 3. Shithole Creek; 4. Fall from Grace; 5. Drew; 6. Reign of Terror; 7. Ralphie; 8. Crash and Burn; 9. Honey; 10. In Limbo; 11. Who Invited Her?; 12. Next; 13. Au Contraire; 14. Crazy Times; 15. Clover; 16. Penelope; 17. Not Quite; 18. Turning Point; 19. Chou Chou; 20. Revenge; 21. Perfidy; 22. Oh Fickle Fate; 23. Prisoners of War; Acknowledgements; The Author
Control code
ocn877771518
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unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7D9997AF-30DF-49B3-AE5E-BD44B19930FC

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