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The Resource True history of the Kelly gang, Peter Carey

True history of the Kelly gang, Peter Carey

Label
True history of the Kelly gang
Title
True history of the Kelly gang
Statement of responsibility
Peter Carey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ned Kelly, the legendary nineteenth-century Australian folk-hero, describes how he, his brother, and two friends led authorities on a twenty-month manhunt, marked by widespread populist support, before his capture and execution
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Adelaide Festival Award for Fiction (South Australia), 2002.
  • Age Fiction or Imaginative Writing Award, 2001.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2002.
  • Booker Prize, 2001.
  • Colin Roderick Award (Australia), 2000.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Book, 2001.
  • Commonwealth Writers' Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific: Best Book, 2001.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
  • Queensland Premier's Literary Awards, Fiction Book Award, 2001.
  • South Australian Premier's Award for Literature, 2002.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction, 2001.
Awards note
2001 Man Booker Prize.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
018888
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carey, Peter
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kelly, Ned
  • Bushrangers
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
True history of the Kelly gang, Peter Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Brisbane : University of Queensland Press, 2000
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage international edition.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9780375724671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
True history of the Kelly gang, Peter Carey
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Brisbane : University of Queensland Press, 2000
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage international edition.
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9780375724671
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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