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The Resource Alfred's war, Rachel Bin Salleh ; illustrated by Samantha Fry

Alfred's war, Rachel Bin Salleh ; illustrated by Samantha Fry

Label
Alfred's war
Title
Alfred's war
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Bin Salleh ; illustrated by Samantha Fry
Title variation
Alfreds war
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alfred's War is a powerful story that unmasks the lack of recognition given to Australian Indigenous servicemen who returned from the WWI battlelines. Alfred was just a young man when he was injured and shipped home from France. Neither honoured as a returned soldier or offered government support afforded to non-Indigenous servicemen, Alfred took up a solitary life walking the back roads - billy tied to his swag, finding work where he could
Summary
Alfred's War is a powerful story that unmasks the lack of recognition given to Australian Indigenous servicemen who returned from WWI. Alfred was just a young man when he was injured and shipped home from France. He was not honoured as a returned soldier or offered the government support afforded to non-Indigenous servicemen.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
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10662636
Cataloging source
ANL
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Bin Salleh, Rachel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
fiction
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Fry, Samantha
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True
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  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Aboriginal Australian soldiers
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Aboriginal Australian soldiers
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Picture books for children
  • Children's stories
  • Children's stories
  • Picture books
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Australian fiction
  • Aboriginal Australian soldiers
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Alfred's war, Rachel Bin Salleh ; illustrated by Samantha Fry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000062060535
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781925360608
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028629677
Label
Alfred's war, Rachel Bin Salleh ; illustrated by Samantha Fry
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000062060535
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
34 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781925360608
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1028629677

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