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A novel by the 1979 Patrick White Literary Award winner. It is the story of a comatose Australian country town and its people, and an exploration of questions of life and death, individual will and faith. Once there was water and gold in Tourmaline, but now it is a place of heat, dust and decay.
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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 127 x 198mm
  • Minerva
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 074939188X
  • 9780749391881

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124 ratings
3.79 out of 5 stars
5 26% (32)
4 41% (51)
3 20% (25)
2 12% (15)
1 1% (1)
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