Chatwin, Bruce: The SonglinesPenguin
Penguin Books, 1988. 294 pages. Paperback. K3
Bruce Chatwin ventures into the desolate land of Outback Australia to learn the meaning of the Aboriginals´ancient "Dreaming-tracks." Along these timeless paths, amongst the fortune hunters and redneck Australians, racist policemen and mysterious Aboriginal holy men, he discovers a wondrous vision of man´s place in the world.