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The Eyes of a Dragon single work   poetry   "The novelist tries again to imagine the scene."
Issue Details: First known date: 2005... 2005 The Eyes of a Dragon
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Notes

  • AustLit note: In August 1928 police constable William Murray led a party that carried out reprisals against the Warlpiri people. Murray admitted to seventeen killings but later researchers put the number of dead closer to seventy. In this poem the author depicts a novelist imaginatively re-creating this historical event.

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Overland no. 179 Winter 2005 Z1201141 2005 periodical issue 2005 pg. 75
Last amended 29 Jun 2005 10:46:04
Subjects:
  • Coniston, West Wollongong - Coniston area, Wollongong area, Illawarra, South Coast, New South Wales,
  • 1928
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