Manik Datar

Manik Datar reviews 'Man from Arltunga' by R.G. Kimber

February–March 1987, no. 88 01 March 1987
Manik Datar reviews 'Man from Arltunga' by R.G. Kimber
Much that is published on the Centre is from the perspective of the jet-and-chopper journalist, so it is with sheer delight that one greets Man from Arltunga, written from the perspective of a local and a bushman. The author’s knowledge of this country is of a rare quality. Not only is he interested in the White settlement of the area but he also has a broader appreciation for the prehistory and ... (read more)