The Far Country
When a young Englishwoman named Jennifer Morton leaves London to visit relatives on their sheep ranch in the Australian outback, she falls in love both with the gloriously beautiful country and with Carl, a Czech refugee who was a doctor in his own land and now works as a lumberjack. They are brought together through dramatic encounters and strange twists of fate, but their relationship hangs in the balance when Jennifer is called back to England.
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Review: The Far CountryUser Review - Carole Hazell - Goodreads
Interesting in many ways, the social/historical perspectives provide the background against which we can compare current events with those occurring 60 years ago, or more. Very well documented by ... Read full review
Review: The Far CountryUser Review - Nicole McCann - Goodreads
Reading this Nevil Shute book was like sitting down and hearing someone recount interesting stories about post WW2 Australia and Britain. It is delivered in such a gentle and engaging way, you can't ... Read full review