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Alternative title: Truyen ngan Uc
Issue Details: First known date: 2005... 2005 Australian Short Stories
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Translations of twenty short stories ranging from Lawson to Matthew Condon.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Hanoi,
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Vietnam,
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Southeast Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
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Hoi Nhaa Van , 2005 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Loaded Dog, Henry Lawson , 1899 single work short story humour
Dave and Andy create a bomb to blast fish out of the waterhole. However their dog picks the bomb up and begins a deadly, yet hilarious, game of 'fetch'.
Con cho tha min
(p. 21-37)
The Persimmon Tree, Marjorie Barnard , 1942 single work short story Cay hong (p. 39-47)
The Three-Legged Bitch, Alan Marshall , 1968 single work short story Con cho ba chan (p. 48-85)
The Wasteland, Frank Dalby Davison , 1935 single work short story Dat hoang (p. 86-111)
The Shadow, Gwen Kelly , 1973 single work short story Cai bong (p. 112-129)
Joe, Peter Carey , 1973 single work short story Thang Joe (p. 130-141)
From Leo with Love, Iris Milutinovic , 1973 single work short story Chao than ai, Leo (p. 142-153)
The Man of Slow Feeling, Michael Wilding , 1970 single work short story science fiction Nguoi cham cam (p. 154-171)
The Hottest Night of the Century, Glenda Adams , 1979 single work short story Dem nong nhat the ky (p. 172-193)
Hostages, Fay Zwicky , 1973 single work short story Con tin (p. 194-207)
Abbreviation, Tim Winton , 2003-2004 single work short story Ten viet tat (p. 208-243)
Going Home, Archie Weller , 1986 single work short story Ve nha (p. 244-273)
Going into the Heartlands with the Wrong Person at Christmas, Frank Moorhouse , 1981 single work short story From a Bush Log Book : Going into the Heartlands with the Wrong Person at Christmas Nhat ky di rung : mot Giang Sinh nham ban dong hanh (p. 274-297)
Southern Skies, David Malouf , 1986 single work short story Troi Nam long long (p. 298-341)
Waterdogs, Jim Everett , 1990 single work autobiography prose Cho nuoc (p. 342-355)
A Vigil, Helen Garner , 1991 single work short story Dem mac niem (p. 356-397)
Cherubs, Marion Halligan , 1988 single work short story Tieu thien su (p. 398-405)
The Powerful Owl, Candida Baker , 1994 single work short story Con Cu Uy Quyen (p. 406-427)
Boy Blue, Gerald Murnane , 1993 single work short story Noi Buon Thang Nho (p. 428-449)
The Abattoir Party, Matthew Condon , 1996 single work short story Cuoc vui dam mau (p. 450-495)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: English , Vietnamese
Notes:
Text in Vietnamese and English on facing pages.
Last amended 6 Nov 2006 13:21:35
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