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That eye, the sky a novel by Tim Winton

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English



  • Perth (W.A.)


  • Hippies -- Family relationships -- Fiction.,
  • Coma -- Patients -- Fiction.,
  • Boys -- Fiction.,
  • Perth (W.A.) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTim Winton.
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.W585 T43 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination150 p. ;
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3559682M
ISBN 100743234421
LC Control Number2002022377

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