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Author Eggleton, David.

Title Time of the icebergs : poems / by David Eggleton
Published Dunedin, N.Z. : Otago University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (88 pages)
Contents Birds -- Time of the Icebergs -- Warming -- Driverless Ute -- On Beauty -- Visions of Michael Joseph Savage -- The Five Cent Coin -- Graveyard School -- Ode to the Beercrate -- Barnes Dance, Queen Street, Auckland -- Elvis and the Vulcans -- Varieties of Religious Experience -- Not Fit For Human Consumption -- Burn Rate -- Red Meat Roar -- Song of the Market Actor -- Kate Winslet Promotes a Credit Card -- Band Rehearsal -- Beer Cans -- Spent Tube -- The Zero -- Traffic Checkpoint -- Christchurch Gothic -Night Patrol in a Psychic Shellhole -- Belief in the Pacific -- Suva Hibiscus -- Between Viti Levu and Tongatapu -- Nuku'alofa -- Drowned Volcano -- Steve Irwin Way -- Win Seven Days in Sydney -- Lines at Wharf's End -- A Nation's State -- How to Big Yourself Up -- Bards of Paekakariki -- Dada Dunedin -- New Chants of Ngati Katoa -- Jailbird at Momona Airport -- Soundings -- At Macraes Flat -- Köauau -- Aotearoa Considered as a Scale Model -- Landscape for Breakfast -- The Harbour -- Summer Hail -- Winter, She Said -- Cricketers of the Eighties -- The Tall Man -- Where the Big Rivers Go -- Paua -- Tarawhirimatea, God of Winds, Visits the Province O -- Matariki from Takarunga, Devonport -- Winebar Waiata -- Kaiwhakaani, the Ventriloquist -- Taranaki Bitter -- Heraldry -- Twenty Second Century
Summary "A collection for browsing and discovering things: soundscapes, seascapes, landscapes, contemporary politics and contemporary people, histories, traditions, and other things besides." -- Back cover
Bibliography Includes index
Notes Print version record
Subject Civilization, Modern -- Poetry
Culture and globalization -- Poetry
New Zealand poetry.
Civilization, Modern.
Culture and globalization.
New Zealand poetry.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 198853187X