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Title: Riders in the Chariot: Vintage paperback: 1961 Miles Franklin winner
Author: WHITE PATRICK
Publication date: 01/11/1994
Publishing status: Active
Patrick Whites brilliant 1961 novel, set in an Australian suburb, intertwines four deeply different lives. An Aborigine artist, a Holocaust survivor, a beatific washerwoman, and a childlike heiress are each blessedand strickenwith visionary experiences that may or may not allow them to transcend the machinations of their fellow men. Tender and lacerating, pure and profane, subtle and sweeping, Riders in the Chariot is one of the Nobel Prize winners boldest books.