The day we had Hitler home: a novel
Novel in which Adolf Hitler, after being temporarily blinded and made dumb while fighting in WWI, is transported to Australia in 1919. There he meets Audrey McNeil, who is awakened to politics and the changes sweeping the world. Shortlisted for the 2001 Miles Franklin Award. Author is a noted novelist and poet who has been awarded the Miles Franklin Award twice and has been named a member of the Order of Australia. Other novels include 'Just Relations' and 'Captivity Captive'.
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