Women and the Bush

Forces of Desire in the Australian Cultural Tradition by Kay Schaffer

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Feminist,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Australasia, Oceania & Other Land Areas,
  • East Asia, Far East,
  • Australian & Oceanian,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Australian literature--History and criticism,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Australian & Oceanian,
  • Literary Criticism-Australian & Oceanian,
  • Literary Criticism-Feminist,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Australian literature,
  • Australia,
  • History and criticism,
  • Women and literature,
  • Women in literature
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7738362M
ISBN 100521368162
ISBN 109780521368162

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