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To Catch a Rainbow

(1979)
A novel by

 
 
Early in 1869, the charming,irresponsible Robert Walden arrives with his wife Elizabeth and their two children in the crude, crowded town of Gympie, Queensland, which has erupted into existence with the discovery of gold. But instead of fortune, the Waldens meet disaster. The story follows the divided loyalties of a family torn apart by murder, suspicion and a town's hostility. Above all, it is a drama of a pioneering people caught up in the tremendous pressures of excitement, greed, rocketing triumph and stifling failure that follow that one magical, terrible cry: "Gold!"



Used availability for Estelle Thompson's To Catch a Rainbow

Hardback Editions

1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: To catch a rainbow
Author(s): Estelle Thompson
ISBN: 0-89621-251-3 / 978-0-89621-251-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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September 1979 : UK Hardback
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Title: To Catch a Rainbow
Author(s): Estelle Thompson
ISBN: 0-7091-7634-1 / 978-0-7091-7634-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale Ltd
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Paperback Editions

November 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: To Catch a Rainbow (Dales Large Print Series)
Author(s): Estelle Thompson
ISBN: 1-85389-503-2 / 978-1-85389-503-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Dales Large Print
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Audio Editions

February 1991 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: To Catch a Rainbow: Unabridged
Author(s): Estelle Thompson
ISBN: 1-85496-423-2 / 978-1-85496-423-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Soundings Ltd
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