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Issue Details: First known date: 1985... no. 12 1985 of Australian Short Stories est. 1982 Australian Short Stories
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  • Cover art by Lin Onus from the 'Musquito' collection


* Contents derived from the 1985 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Maralinga, Lallie Lennon , single work autobiography (p. 1-5)
Bunyip, Brien Hallett , single work short story (p. 6-11)
Note: With an illustraion by John Wedlick
Caesar and Reece, Dan McAloon , single work short story (p. 12-20)
Note: With an illustration by Robert Dickins
Pigs, Janet Shaw , single work short story (p. 21-26)
Pigs, Ian Kennedy Williams , single work short story (p. 27-33)
Note: With an illustration by Annie Irish
The Elephant Laughed and the Band Played On, Charles Saint , single work short story (p. 34-40)
Note: With an illustration by Judy Dunn
Wires, Liam Davison , single work short story (p. 41-48)
Note: With an illustration by Jenny Breheny
Intention, Steven Lang , single work short story (p. 56-64)
In the Limbo Dark, Michael Hyde , single work short story (p. 65-69)
Note: With an illustration by Waldemar Buczynski
Cup Day, Bryan Dwyer , single work short story (p. 78-81)
Note: With an illustration by Stephen Pascoe
Boxing Day, Steven Carroll , single work short story (p. 82-85)
A Pair of Feet, Kylie Tennant , single work short story (p. 86-88)
Simple Arithmetic, Paddy McCorry , single work short story (p. 89-94)
Glimpses, Bruce Nash , single work short story (p. 95-104)

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Includes chapter 6 of The Great Australian Novel pp. 70-77
Last amended 14 Dec 2004 10:21:44