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The Resource 1854, do you dare? : Eureka boys, P. Matthews

1854, do you dare? : Eureka boys, P. Matthews

Label
1854, do you dare? : Eureka boys
Title
1854, do you dare?
Title remainder
Eureka boys
Statement of responsibility
P. Matthews
Title variation
  • Do you dare?
  • Eureka boys
Title variation remainder
Eureka boys
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Do you dare ...Join a rebellion? Stand up to a bully? Risk your life for a friend? It's an adventure in history. Do You Dare? Henry lives with his father and sister on the Victorian goldfields. Still mourning the loss of his mother and baby brother, Henry helps his father to mine their claim and hopes that one day they will strike it rich. But they can't afford a mining licence and without a licence they are at the mercy of the corrupt police. When Henry meets a new friend, Frank, he enters a world of politics, riots and rebellion that will lead him to Eureka Stockade, one of the defining moments in Australian history
Member of
Summary
When he and his father are unable to mine their claim on the Victorian Goldfields, Henry meets a new friend that leads him to the events of the Eureka rebellion
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10439317
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matthews, Penny
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Do you dare?
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  • Historical fiction
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Eureka Stockade (Ballarat, Vic.)
  • Friendship
  • Riots
  • Gold mines and mining
  • Historical fiction, Australian
  • Eureka Stockade, Ballarat, Vic., 1854
  • Australian fiction
  • Gold miners
  • Ballarat (Vic.)
  • Victoria
Target audience
juvenile
Label
1854, do you dare? : Eureka boys, P. Matthews
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
At head of title: 1854
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
788267
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780143308454
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
1854, do you dare? : Eureka boys, P. Matthews
Publication
Copyright
Note
At head of title: 1854
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Control code
788267
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780143308454
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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