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Adaptation of The Secret River Kate Grenville , 2005 single work novel
Issue Details: First known date: 2015... 2015 The Secret River
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'In 1810, emancipated English convict William Thornhill stakes a claim on 100 acres of land on the remote Hawkesbury River in New South Wales, only to find that a clan of Aboriginal people also lay claim to the land, as they have done since time immemorial.' (Production summary)

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  • Mini-series.
  • Other formats: Also sound recording. DVD video (190 min.)

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First known date: 2015

Works about this Work

The Secret River : Review Essay Tiffany Shellam , 2016 single work essay
— Appears in: History Australia , vol. 13 no. 4 2016; (p. 613-615)

— Review of The Secret River Mac Gudgeon , Jan Sardi , 2015 series - publisher film/TV
Cry Me a River Patrick McDonald , 2016 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 24 September 2016; (p. 14)
Spoilt for Choice Graeme Blundell , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 26-27 December 2015; (p. 19)
Friends in High Places Penelope Debelle , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 10 October 2015; (p. 12)
Rivers of Emotion Move Roach Iain Shedden , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 13 November 2015; (p. 7)
Fish Out of Water Graeme Blundell , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 13-14 June 2015; (p. 23)

— Review of The Secret River Mac Gudgeon , Jan Sardi , 2015 series - publisher film/TV
The Secret Life of Us Ruth Ritchie , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 27-28 June 2015; (p. 42)

— Review of The Secret River Mac Gudgeon , Jan Sardi , 2015 series - publisher film/TV
History Wars Steve Dow , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Monthly , June no. 112 2015; (p. 52-53)

— Review of The Secret River Mac Gudgeon , Jan Sardi , 2015 series - publisher film/TV
The Secret River : Review Essay Tiffany Shellam , 2016 single work essay
— Appears in: History Australia , vol. 13 no. 4 2016; (p. 613-615)

— Review of The Secret River Mac Gudgeon , Jan Sardi , 2015 series - publisher film/TV
Playing Against Gender Karl Quinn , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 30 August 2014; (p. 29)
Time of her Life Fiona Purdon , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 23 August 2014; (p. 16)
Crossing the Dividing Line Neala Johnson , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 28 August 2014; (p. 41)
Gallipoli and The Secret River : TV Set to Challenge Australia's Foundation Myths Steve Dow , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 17 January 2015;
'Was Australia ‘born on the shores of Gallipoli’ – or a century earlier on its own soil? Two new dramas bring Australian history and identity into sharp focus.'
Heart of Australia Bridget McManus , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 8 June 2015; The Age , 11 June 2015; (p. 7)
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