Songlines Vintage Classics
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'Extraordinary - a remarkable and satisfying book' Observer
Bruce Chatwin provides a fascinating background to indigenous Australian life.
The songlines are the invisible pathways that criss-cross Australia, tracks connecting communities and following ancient boundaries. Along these lines, Aboriginals passed the songs which revealed the creation of the land and the secrets of its past. In this magical account, Chatwin recalls his travels across the length and breadth of Australia seeking to find the truth about the songs and unravel the mysteries of their stories.
Book details and technical specifications
Format: Paperback / softback
Published: December 1998
Number of pages: 304
Width: 129 mm
Height: 198 mm
Depth: 18 mm
Publisher: Vintage Publishing