Song of the Thong and other legendary verse

Author(s): Ian McNamara
Genre: Poetry
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2011
Product Number: EB00631708
Released: Jan 20, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780730498162
Publisher: ABC Books
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Every Sunday morning, all over Australia, more than two million devotees tune into 'Macca' on ABC Radio's long-running AUStRALIA ALL OVER. And one of the program's most popular segments is when 'Macca' reads some listeners poems.'Macca' has presented the program for over 25 years and received many, many hundreds of poems - 'the people's poetry'. For SONG OF tHE tHONG he has chosen 180 which represent most aspects of Australian life.they come from listeners of all ages - grey nomads to primary school kids - and the topics are wide ranging too: fire, flood and drought, life in the city, town or bush, politics, sport, weather, animals, hardships and above all - humour.

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