The Log of a Superfluous Son. A Novel

TitleThe Log of a Superfluous Son. A Novel
Year for Search1975
AuthorsHenderson, Michael(b. 1942)
Date Published1975
PublisherJohn McIndoe
Place PublishedDunedin, New Zealand
KeywordsAotearoa/New Zealand author, Male author
Annotation

The novel focuses on the experiences and thoughts of a successful lawyer who chooses to quit his well-paying job and work on a cattle boat between Auckland, New Zealand and Guam, but in the background is the contemporary dystopia of the Vietnam War and a growing authoritarianism and militarism in New Zealand.

Holding Institutions

VUW

Author Note

Aotearoa/ New Zealand author (b. 1942).

Full Text

1975 Henderson, Michael (b. 1942). The Log of a Superfluous Son. A Novel. Dunedin, New Zealand: John McIndoe. VUW

The novel focuses on the experiences and thoughts of a successful lawyer who chooses to quit his well-paying job and work on a cattle boat between Auckland, New Zealand and Guam, but in the background is the contemporary dystopia of the Vietnam War and a growing authoritarianism and militarism in New Zealand. Aotearoa/ New Zealand author.