The Touch (McCullough novel)

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The Touch
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First UK edition
AuthorColleen McCullough
CountryAustralia
LanguageEnglish
GenreHistorical novel
PublisherCentury (UK)
Simon & Schuster (US)
Publication date
November 2003
Media typePrint (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages464 pp
ISBN0-684-85330-2
OCLC53423384
823/.914 22
LC ClassPR9619.3.M32 T68 2003b

The Touch is a historical novel by Colleen McCullough published in 2003. It is about the life of a Scotswoman, Elizabeth Drummond, who travels from her home in Kinross, Scotland to New South Wales in order to marry her wealthy cousin, Alexander Kinross. The story takes place over the latter half of the 19th century.