Flag-Tailed Bird of Paradise single work   poetry   "Thought to be extinct, they are appearing"
  • Author: Robert Adamson http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/adamson-robert
Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 Flag-Tailed Bird of Paradise
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  • Epigraph: George W. Bush instructed 'the enemy' to hold up white flags and stand twenty metres away from their tanks, promising that if they did, they would be spared.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y The Age 26 July 2003 Z1054118 2003 newspaper issue 2003 pg. 4 Section: Review
    Note: Does not have the epigraph.
  • Appears in:
    y Meanjin On PNG vol. 62 no. 3 Drusilla Modjeska (editor), 2003 Z1065729 2003 periodical issue 2003 pg. 30
  • Appears in:
    y The Best Australian Poems 2003 Peter Craven (editor), Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2003 Z1084575 2003 anthology poetry Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2003 pg. 64
  • Appears in:
    y The Best Australian Poetry 2004 Anthony Lawrence (editor), St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2004 Z1145160 2004 anthology poetry (taught in 1 units) Selection of poems published in Australian literary journals and newspapers during 2003. Contributors' notes, pp.103-127, include authors' comments on individual poems. St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2004 pg. 1-2
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