Children of The Earth

Children of The Earth Children of the Earth is set against a background of South Australian history comparative mythology alchemy and th century domestic life While The Professor is based on the real life Barossa pione

  • Title: Children of The Earth
  • Author: Gwen Walton
  • ISBN: 9781465953
  • Page: 303
  • Format: ebook
  • Children of the Earth is set against a background of South Australian history, comparative mythology, alchemy and 19th century domestic life While The Professor is based on the real life Barossa pioneer Johannes Menge, the other characters are entirely imaginary.In the novel settler couple Hestia and Adam George live on their isolated farm east of the Mount Lofty Range,Children of the Earth is set against a background of South Australian history, comparative mythology, alchemy and 19th century domestic life While The Professor is based on the real life Barossa pioneer Johannes Menge, the other characters are entirely imaginary.In the novel settler couple Hestia and Adam George live on their isolated farm east of the Mount Lofty Range, c 1850 Into their lonely and difficult world come three strangers, and their lives are changed forever First there is Professor Johannes Menge, out prospecting for the colony s mineral riches, who regularly repays their hospitality with good advice Next comes cave dweller newchum Hermes, a disgraced classics teacher, a remittance man without a remittance who is fascinated by Hestia Then Adam discovers Aboriginal girl Unatildi hiding in a hollow tree he is trying to burn She becomes part of the George householdand these five characters weave themselves into a tangled plot.

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    1. Gwen Walton Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Children of The Earth book, this is one of the most wanted Gwen Walton author readers around the world.

    2. Hestia's husband , Adam, buys land from a map and the English couple find themselves on a small farm cut off from the world by a mountain range and a landslide. Into their lonely life come eccentric German prospector, Johannes Menge, then former classics teacher Hermes,and finally young Aboriginal woman Unatildi. These five characters weave themselves into a tangled story of love, betrayal and final reconciliation.It took me four years to research and write this novel set in colonial South Austr [...]

    3. An e-book available through iTunes or Smashwords (smashwords/books/view/90633) in a variety of file formats including bi for Kindle.The story captured my interest straight away and was hard to put down. A well written story that gives so much insight into pioneering life in Australia as well as the human condition. A sensitive and heart warming story drenched in history.

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