Dedication: To Alan Paton. You taught me that all men should be equal.
Epigraph: I'm taking you to bare and waterless country. - Wailing chant, northern Australia
Three stories from this book were first published in French in Les Temps Modernes, Sept. 1981, under the title 'Babaru : la famille'.
* Contents derived from the North Ryde,Ryde - Gladesville - Hunters Hill area,Northwest Sydney,Sydney,New South Wales,:Angus and Robertson,1991 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.