9780702262739

Stone Sky Gold Mountain

Mirandi Riwoe


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ISBN: 9780702262739
Published: March 2020

Price: $29.99

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Condition: New

Family circumstances force siblings Ying and Lai Yue to flee their home in China to seek their fortunes in Australia. Life on the gold fields is hard, and they soon abandon the diggings and head to nearby Maytown. Once there, Lai Yue finds a job as a carrier on an overland expedition, while Ying finds work in a local store and strikes up a friendship with Meriem, a young white woman with her own troubled past. When a serious crime is committed, suspicion falls on all those who are considered outsiders.

Evoking the rich, unfolding tapestry of Australian life in the late nineteenth century, Stone Sky Gold Mountain is a heartbreaking and universal story about the exiled and displaced, about those who encounter discrimination yet yearn for acceptance.

Details
  • Format:
  • ISBN: 9780702262739
  • Published: March 2020
  • Publisher: University of Queensland Press
  • Number of pages: 264
  • Width (mm): 152
  • Height (mm): 224
  • Depth (mm): 23
  • Weight (g): 348

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