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dc.contributor.authorMcGirr, Michael
dc.date.accessioned2006-10-11T03:12:43Z
dc.date.available2006-10-11T03:12:43Z
dc.date.issued2002-11
dc.identifier.citationMcGirr, Michael 2002. Styx and Stones. Review of "The Many-Coloured Land: A Return to Ireland" by Christopher Koch. 'Australian Book Review', No 246, November, 11-12.en
dc.identifier.issn0155-2864
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2328/1397
dc.description.abstractThere are some enticing vignettes in Christopher Koch's new travel memoir. It is hard, however, to work out what story Koch wants to tell in this book about Ireland and the Irish. If "The Many-Coloured Land" has a story of its own, McGirr suspects it is one about violence and its opposite, whatever that might be. There is frequent acknowledgment that the history of Ireland has many bloody chapters. But, in Koch's telling, incidents of violence are nearly always balanced by some insight into the nature of creativity, beauty or hope. Even the landscape features in this way.en
dc.description.sponsorshipAustralia Council, La Trobe University, National Library of Australia, Holding Redlich, Arts Victoriaen
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dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherAustralian Book Reviewen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNo 246en
dc.subjectAustralianen
dc.subjectBook Reviewsen
dc.subjectPublishingen
dc.subject.otherAustralian Standard Research Classification > 420200 Literature Studies > 420202 Australian and New Zealanden
dc.titleStyx and Stones. "The Many-Coloured Land: A Return to Ireland" by Christopher Koch. [review]en
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