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Issue Details: First known date: 1990... 1990 The Siberian Sparrows
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Notes

  • Dedication: For Kerry, Anne, Kevin and Jeanne-Marie.
  • Epigraph: The cell [of Russian spies] which Petrov exposed... was only one of several that existed and still exists within Australia.. In 1981 Australian counter-intelligence investigated, without success, suspicions that a soviet informant was deeply embedded within the Government in Canberra. Brian freemantle KGB.
  • They that live in fear are never free, secure, never merry, but in continual pain. Robert Burton, Anatomy of Melancholy.
  • I will show you fear in a handful of dust. T. S. Eliot, The Waste Land.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Hale and Iremonger , 1990 .
      Extent: 220p.
      Description: illus., port.
      Note/s:
      • Copyright date is 1990
      ISBN: 086806419X (hard), 0868064122 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Plot Muddied by too Many Assumptions Patricia White , 1992 single work review
— Appears in: The Newcastle Herald , 22 August 1992; (p. 48)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel
Psychology of Espionage Robert Hefner , 1991 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 7 April 1991; (p. 23)
Made in Australia Tim Prenzler , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , December vol. 10 no. 4 1991; (p. 57)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel ; New and Selected Poems 1960-1990 Bruce Beaver , 1991 selected work poetry biography ; Changing House David P. Reiter , 1991 selected work poetry ; Australian Short Stories no. 34 1991 periodical issue ; The Penguin Best Australian Short Stories 1991 anthology short story extract
Legitimate Cribbing Michael Guest , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 130 1991; (p. 35-36)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel ; Red on White Kit Denton , 1991 single work novel ; A Drop in the Ocean Steve Wright , 1991 single work novel
Spy Thriller Set in Canberra Stan Barney , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 6 April 1991; (p. B6)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel
Into the Mean Sydney Streets Slides Slippery Syd Graeme Blundell , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 24-25 August 1991; (p. rev 5)

— Review of Shaved Fish Susan Geason , 1990 selected work short story ; A Drop in the Ocean Steve Wright , 1991 single work novel ; The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel ; Larry Death Denis Freney , 1991 single work novel
Thrillers Peter Pierce , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 31 August 1991; (p. 8)

— Review of Shadowing Secrets Christopher McCallum Eipper , 1990 single work novel ; The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel ; Larry Death Denis Freney , 1991 single work novel
Spy Thriller Set in Canberra Stan Barney , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 6 April 1991; (p. B6)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel
Legitimate Cribbing Michael Guest , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 130 1991; (p. 35-36)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel ; Red on White Kit Denton , 1991 single work novel ; A Drop in the Ocean Steve Wright , 1991 single work novel
Made in Australia Tim Prenzler , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , December vol. 10 no. 4 1991; (p. 57)

— Review of The Siberian Sparrows Ian McFarlane , 1990 single work novel ; New and Selected Poems 1960-1990 Bruce Beaver , 1991 selected work poetry biography ; Changing House David P. Reiter , 1991 selected work poetry ; Australian Short Stories no. 34 1991 periodical issue ; The Penguin Best Australian Short Stories 1991 anthology short story extract
Psychology of Espionage Robert Hefner , 1991 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 7 April 1991; (p. 23)
Johnston's Sentimental Journey Robert Hefner , 1991 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 5 May 1991; (p. 23)
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