Walkabout Author:James Vance Marshall A walkabout is a walking journey of six months undertaken by bush boys as a test of manhood. — Mary and Peter, modern school children, defenseless in the vast unfamiliar wilderness of the Australian Outback[,] hundreds of miles from any city[,] meet a naked Aborigine youth on his walkabout and are forced to undergo a walkabout of their own. Commu... more »nicating without words, the young people drift through rich, green jungles, across arid plains, swim in perfect, clear pools, eat fresh meat and fish and aromatic fruits. But then two must go on alone.
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