The crocodile

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Penguin Books, 1973 - Papua New Guinea - 178 pages
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User Review  - Jennifer (JC-S) - Goodreads

'Tobacco and sugar, two of the white man's most powerful bits of magic.' This novel is set in Papua New Guinea in the years around World War II, at a time when colonization was changing traditional ... Read full review

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User Review  - Chris Lynch - Goodreads

Published in 1970, The Crocodile was the first novel written by a New Guinean. A simple, fast-paced, and surprisingly affecting story, it is set in PNG in the colonial era during WWII. The book ... Read full review


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