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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
A fictional account of the Australian outlaw Ned Kelly, with Kelly recounting his life story
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
018888
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PR9619.3.C36
LC item number
T7 2001
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adult
Label
True history of the Kelly gang, Peter Carey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Map on lining papers
  • Originally published: Brisbane : University of Queensland Press, 2000
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
44426835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780375410840
Lccn
00042853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
Label
True history of the Kelly gang, Peter Carey
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Map on lining papers
  • Originally published: Brisbane : University of Queensland Press, 2000
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
44426835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
349 pages
Isbn
9780375410840
Lccn
00042853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map

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