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The Resource The lieutenant, Kate Grenville

The lieutenant, Kate Grenville

Label
The lieutenant
Title
The lieutenant
Statement of responsibility
Kate Grenville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In late eighteenth-century New South Wales, misfit Daniel Rooke hopes to find his place in life when he joins the military, constructs an observatory, and forges a relationship with an Aborigine girl
Summary
In 1787 Lieutenant Thomas Rooke, officer and astronomer, sets sail from Porstmouth with the First Fleet and its cargo of convicts destined for New South Wales. As the newcomers struggle to establish a settlement, Rooke comes to know the aboriginal people and forges a remarkable connection with one child which will change his life in ways he never imagined. Based on real events.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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323417
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.G73
LC item number
L458 2009
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
Label
The lieutenant, Kate Grenville
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Melbourne, Vic. : Text Pub., 2008
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
20225740
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780802119162
Lccn
bl2009019599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The lieutenant, Kate Grenville
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Melbourne, Vic. : Text Pub., 2008
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
20225740
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
307 pages
Isbn
9780802119162
Lccn
bl2009019599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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