Spearfield's Daughter

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Spearfield's Daughter
Author Jon Cleary
Country Australia
Language English
Publication date

Spearfield's Daughter is a 1982 novel written by Australian author Jon Cleary.[1]


The book was adapted into a 1986 Australian-Canadian mini series starring Christopher Plummer. Cleary's original scripts were rewritten and he describes the result as a "disaster".[2]


  1. ^ "Books Reviewed by Heather Chapman.". The Australian Women's Weekly (1933 - 1982) (1933 - 1982: National Library of Australia). 15 December 1982. p. 147. Retrieved 10 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Jon Cleary Interviewed by Stephen Vagg: Oral History at National Film and Sound Archive

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