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The Resource Quicksilver, Nicolas Rothwell

Quicksilver, Nicolas Rothwell

Label
Quicksilver
Title
Quicksilver
Statement of responsibility
Nicolas Rothwell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Quicksilver begins on a quiet day in contemplation of a lizard deep in the heart of the outback but quickly moves to the Russia of Tolstoy and Gorky, and on to other lands and times, bringing into play universal questions about the essential nature of the human condition. Rothwell's chief subject is always the inland: the mystic Kurangara cult that flourished in the Kimberley; the story of the Western Desert artists, their works and their eventual fate; the tracks across the wilderness of Colonel Warburton and George Grey; the bush dreams and intuitions of D. H. Lawrence and the landscape word-portraits by the great biographer of nature Eric Rolls. In Quicksilver Rothwell masterfully takes us in search of the sacred through place and time, in an enchanting reverie of calm wondering
Biography type
individual biography
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Rothwell, Nicolas
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Rothwell, Nicholas
  • Rothwell, Nicholas
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Western Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Quicksilver, Nicolas Rothwell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Abridged earlier versions of parts of this book appeared in The best Australian essays 2012, the Monthly, Meanjin and the Australian" -- Title page verso
  • First published: 2016
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251018323
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781925603163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Quicksilver, Nicolas Rothwell
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Abridged earlier versions of parts of this book appeared in The best Australian essays 2012, the Monthly, Meanjin and the Australian" -- Title page verso
  • First published: 2016
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251018323
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9781925603163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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