The Resource Sifting for Gold : Poems of Distant Journeys and New Worlds

Sifting for Gold : Poems of Distant Journeys and New Worlds

Label
Sifting for Gold : Poems of Distant Journeys and New Worlds
Title
Sifting for Gold
Title remainder
Poems of Distant Journeys and New Worlds
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Taking in four continents and a quarter century of changing life perspectives, Sifting for Gold explores the themes of journeying and of distance: between places, cultures, histories and the generations. This is Paul Martin's first collection of poetry. His travel book, Travels with Bertha: Two Years Exploring Australia in a 1978 Ford Stationwagon (Liberties Press, Dublin), was described by the Irish Times as one of the "Must Read Books of 2012". Some of these poems describe emotional and cultural moments from places as diverse as California, Peru, Italy, Ecuador, Sydney and Bue
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
821.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR8851
LC item number
.M37 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Sifting for Gold : Poems of Distant Journeys and New Worlds
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Making it up as you go along; New Worlds; National Education; Night Song of a Wandering Shepherd in Asia; The Yorkshire Rattle and the Sydney Sigh; Gold Fever; A Spat On Palm; Heroes of Their Time; Crossing the Line; A Very Bad Joke; An Upside Down World; Prufrock in Peru; Global Commodities; New Territories; Ratio Decidendi; Urban Sprawl; Nausea; Name Withheld; Jealousy Will Get You Nowhere; On Hearing of an Attempted Suicide; La Vie en Rose; Remorse; Life Begins at 40; Busy Bees; Gathering; Cry Baby; Allied War Cemetery, Ancona, Italy
  • Stemming the TideWar and Peace in Sidmonton Park; You say Tomato, I say Potato; A Medieval Mind; Leaving on a Jet Plane; Hieroglyphics; Star Gazing; Il Mio Cuore in Bocca; Notes
Control code
ocn876514330
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (94 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782375357
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33548195
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)876514330
  • pebcs178237535X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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