y Strange Eventful History single work   novel   historical fiction  
Issue Details: First known date: 2012 2012
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'An original take on an iconic Australian story, Strange Eventful History brings new depth to the Burke and Wills legend. Australian publishing has seen a lot of real and fictional accounts of this infamously ill-fated expedition, but here we read an almost thriller-like account that reveals the inner turmoil of the expedition's doomed leaders, the pain of John King 'the one who survived', and the fascinating re-enactments of the royal commission's enquiry that followed. Written with contemporary flair and the skill of a natural storyteller, Strange Eventful History is a remarkable and chilling novel.'

Source: Wheeler Centre website, http://wheelercentre.com/
Sighted: 28/05/2012

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