Immigrant Chronicle by Peter Skrzynecki

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Published by Univ of Queensland Pr .

Written in English

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Paperback Poets: Second Series #8

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7774295M
ISBN 100702210528
ISBN 109780702210525
OCLC/WorldCa2430415

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Peter Skrzynecki is a poet and fiction writer of Polish-Ukrainian descent. His poems are largely poems of reflection and observation, but in the course of their 'meditations' on experience they touch on the special pathos of immigrant families as they come to terms with a new and very foreign country.3/5(5).

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