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People of the River: Lost worlds of early Australia Paperback – 1 September 2020

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'Superbly researched and compellingly written' - Australian Financial Review

'Reading People of the River was like attending an extended master class. Karskens literally writes her way into the country.' - Mark McKenna, History Australia

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Grace Karskens is author of The Colony, winner of the 2010 Prime Minister's Non-fiction Award, and of The Rocks, winner of the 1998 NSW Premier's History Award. She is Professor of History at the University of New South Wales and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Allen & Unwin (1 September 2020)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 688 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1760292230
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1760292232
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 17.02 x 4.06 x 22.86 cm
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