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The Bay of Contented Men

Robert Drewe


PUBLISHED: 3rd September 2001
ISBN: 9780141007960
ANNOTATION:
This novel ranges in location from east to west coast Australia, to the US, Japan and Hong Kong. It confronts issues of gender, race and generations with an ironic desperation.
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PUBLISHED: 3rd September 2001
ISBN: 9780141007960
ANNOTATION:
This novel ranges in location from east to west coast Australia, to the US, Japan and Hong Kong. It confronts issues of gender, race and generations with an ironic desperation.

Annotation

This novel ranges in location from east to west coast Australia, to the US, Japan and Hong Kong. It confronts issues of gender, race and generations with an ironic desperation.

Publisher Description

Witty and seductive, inventive and disturbing, The Bay Of Contented Men ranges in location from east to west coast Australia, to the United States, Japan and Hong Kong. This is the neighbourhood of edgy suburbanite Australians whose desires and misadventures are conjured here into intriguing fictions. Robert Drewe's characters face the confrontations of gender, race & generations with an ironic desperation born of love, lust and wistful memory.

Author Biography

Robert Drewe was born in Melbourne. His novels and short stories have been widely translated, won many national and international prizes, and been adapted for film, television, radio and the theatre. He has also written plays, screenplays, journalism, and film criticism, and edited two international anthologies of stories.

Product Details

Author
Robert Drewe
Pages
216
ISBN-10
0141007966
ISBN-13
9780141007960
Format
Paperback
Edition
1st
Publisher
Penguin Books Australia
Country of Publication
Australia
Year
2001
Publication Date
2001-09-03
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