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Issue Details: First known date: 1985... 1985 Beachmasters
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'On Kristi, a tiny Pacific island jointly ruled by France and England, a group of half-castes, native Melanesians, and sympathetic colonials grab for independence and Gavi Salway, grandson of an old-time planter, is torn between loyalties.' (Publication summary)

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  • Other formats: Also braille and sound recording, large print

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Ringwood, Ringwood - Croydon - Kilsyth area, Melbourne - East, Melbourne, Victoria,: Penguin , 1985 .
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      Holdings

      Held at: Monash University Monash University Library
    • New York (City), New York (State),
      c
      United States of America (USA),
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      Americas,
      :
      Viking ,
      1986 .
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      Extent: 185p.
      Note/s:
      • Published May 1st 1986 

      ISBN: 9780670810352

Works about this Work

Thea Astley : Writing in Overpoweringly a Male Dominated Literary World Megha Trivedi , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Indian Review of World Literature in English , July vol. 6 no. 2 2010;
This paper is an attempt to explore different themes in the novels of Thea Astley.(p. 1)
Thea Astley : Exploring the Centre Paul Genoni , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: Subverting the Empire : Explorers and Exploration in Australian Fiction 2004; (p. 97-144)
Colonial History and Post-Colonial Fiction : The Writing of Thea Astley Leigh Dale , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 19 no. 1 1999; (p. 21-31) Thea Astley's Fictional Worlds 2006; (p. 142-152)
'The Poetry of Revolution' in Thea Astley's "Beachmasters" Robert L. Ross , 1996 single work criticism
— Appears in: Nationalism vs. Internationalism : (Inter)National Dimensions of Literatures in English 1996; (p. 511-516)
Australia's Pacific Identity John McLaren , 1993 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 7 no. 1 1993; (p. 45-50)
A Short-Lived Attempt at Independence Adrian Mitchell , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian Magazine , 16-17 March 1985; (p. 11)

— Review of Beachmasters Thea Astley , 1985 single work novel ; Scission Tim Winton , 1985 selected work short story
Astley : Pathos and Comedy Susan McKernan , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 6 April 1985; (p. 17)

— Review of Beachmasters Thea Astley , 1985 single work novel
Bizarre and Pitiful Rebellion Laurie Clancy , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 16 March 1985; (p. 13)

— Review of Beachmasters Thea Astley , 1985 single work novel
Skill and Subtlety in the Tropics Nancy Phelan , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 9 March 1985; (p. 41-42)

— Review of Beachmasters Thea Astley , 1985 single work novel
Soft Revolution and Vibrant Life Katharine England , 1985 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 9 March 1985; (p. 7)

— Review of Beachmasters Thea Astley , 1985 single work novel
Thea Astley : Exploring the Centre Paul Genoni , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: Subverting the Empire : Explorers and Exploration in Australian Fiction 2004; (p. 97-144)
Thea Astley : Writing in Overpoweringly a Male Dominated Literary World Megha Trivedi , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Indian Review of World Literature in English , July vol. 6 no. 2 2010;
This paper is an attempt to explore different themes in the novels of Thea Astley.(p. 1)
Revolution as Bodily Fiction - Thea Astley and Margaret Atwood Ken L. Goodwin , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , Winter vol. 4 no. 2 1990; (p. 109-116)
Thea Astley Candida Baker (interviewer), 1986 single work biography interview
— Appears in: Yacker : Australian Writers Talk About Their Work 1986; (p. 28-53)
Australia's Pacific Identity John McLaren , 1993 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 7 no. 1 1993; (p. 45-50)
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