Fox Boy: The Story of an Abducted Child

Fox Boy: The Story of an Abducted Child

by Peter Walker

Hardcover(1ST US)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781582342191
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 01/01/2002
Edition description: 1ST US
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 5.74(w) x 8.56(h) x 1.29(d)

About the Author

Peter Walker is a New Zealander who has lived in London since 1986. He worked for seven years on the Independent and for three on the Independent on Sunday where he was Foreign Editor. He has also written for the Financial Times and Granta. He is currently writing a novel.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsviii
Acknowledgementsix
Map of New Zealandx
1A cape named Kidnappers1
2The Beak of the Bird29
3A captive in the lens49
4Fingerprints on the trophy65
5'The house moves fast'93
6In the capital99
7Family life121
8A silent land139
9The years167
10Buller and the law187
11The fluff of the thistle207
12'Gone to the devil'229
13When a body meets a body259
14The next comet285
Epilogue323
Chronology334
A Note on Sources335
Glossary339

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