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The Resource Australia's most unbelievable true stories, Jim Haynes

Australia's most unbelievable true stories, Jim Haynes

Label
Australia's most unbelievable true stories
Title
Australia's most unbelievable true stories
Statement of responsibility
Jim Haynes
Title variation
Australias most unbelievable true stories
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Did you know that in 1932 the Australian army was called out to wage war on an invading army of 20,000...emus? Or that the first royal personage to arrive in Australia was the King of Iceland and he came as a convict? And how about the spooky phenomenon of the mischief-making Guyra Ghost?..From Jim Haynes, one of our most successful and prolific tellers of yarns and bush tales, comes this ultimate collection of unbelievable true Australian stories: the unknown, the forgotten, the surprising, the truly weird and the completely inexplicable...Told with a refreshing understatement, Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories vividly evokes a vanishing Australia when anything was possible, when characters were larger than life and the bizarre and strange were normal.' -- Back cover
Summary
Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories vividly evokes a vanishing Australia when anything was possible, when characters were larger than life and the bizarre and strange were normal.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10665601
Cataloging source
QPPL
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Haynes, Jim
Dewey number
994
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Australians
  • National characteristics, Australian
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Australia's most unbelievable true stories, Jim Haynes
Instantiates
Publication
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GEN.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058979120
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 261 pages
Isbn
9781760110581
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959329955
Label
Australia's most unbelievable true stories, Jim Haynes
Publication
Note
GEN.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058979120
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 261 pages
Isbn
9781760110581
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959329955

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