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The Resource Lawsie : well ... you wanted to know, John Laws

Lawsie : well ... you wanted to know, John Laws

Label
Lawsie : well ... you wanted to know
Title
Lawsie
Title remainder
well ... you wanted to know
Statement of responsibility
John Laws
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Laws is acknowledged as the greatest radio broadcaster Australia has produced. For more than 60 years he has ruled the airwaves, making the 'talk back' genre his own and inspiring a raft of imitators. Still going strong into his 80s, so much has been written about his life Laws, for the first time, tells his remarkable story in his own words. In Conversations with John Laws, 'The King of Radio' addresses the critics and controversies, his success and his radio rivals, and the famous and infamous people he met along the way . Johnny Cash, Roger Miller, Kerry Packer, John Singleton and a host of prime ministers and politicians. Not bad for a Depression-era kid evacuated to Sydney from Papua New Guinea during World War II; one who suffered from polio as child (and again as an adult), was a loner at school and then lost his father when he was just 15 years old. From this 'nothing', as Laws saw his early life, he made something special
Summary
John Laws is acknowledged as the greatest radio broadcaster Australia has produced. For more than 60 years he has ruled the airwaves, making the 'talk back' genre his own and inspiring a raft of imitators. Still going strong into his 80s, so much has been written about his life Laws, for the first time, tells his remarkable story in his own words.
Biography type
autobiography
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10640903
Cataloging source
ATWFP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
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Laws, John
Dewey number
791.44092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Laws, John
  • Authors
  • Radio personalities
  • Radio talk show hosts
  • Radio broadcasters
Target audience
adult
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well ... you wanted to know
Label
Lawsie : well ... you wanted to know, John Laws
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059856785
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781742579870
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)983774833
Label
Lawsie : well ... you wanted to know, John Laws
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059856785
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781742579870
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)983774833

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