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Darwin( )
Author: Lea, Tess
Publication Date:Jan 2014
Publisher:NewSouth Publishing
Imprint:UNSW Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $16.99
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Razed to the ground four times in its short history, the city of Darwin, Australia, has picked itself up out of the debris to not only rebuild but grow. Darwin has known catastrophes and resurrections; it has endured misconceived projects and birthed visionaries. To write about her home town, Tess Lea waded knee-deep in memories of the city, including those of her family and her own. The story begins in 1974, when Cyclone Tracy shattered Darwin, and Lea was a little girl. Then it takes...
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Lea, Tess (Author)

Tess Lea is the author of Darwin which has been shortlisted for the Non-Fiction Award in the 2016 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature.


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