In New South Wales in the 1820s, an escaped convict-turned-bushranger and the officer who is to oversee his execution talk, sleep fitfully and talk again all through the night which is to end with the former's death at dawn.
David Malouf is internationally recognised as one of Australia's finest writers..
Winner of the 1996 International Impac Dublin Literary Award.
- Publication Date:
- 03 / 03 / 2000
- 130 x 200mm