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The Resource Meet... Weary Dunlop, written by Claire Saxby ; illustrated by Jeremy Lord

Meet... Weary Dunlop, written by Claire Saxby ; illustrated by Jeremy Lord

Label
Meet... Weary Dunlop
Title
Meet... Weary Dunlop
Statement of responsibility
written by Claire Saxby ; illustrated by Jeremy Lord
Title variation
Weary Dunlop
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A new addition to the series about the extraordinary men and women who have shaped Australia's history, including World War II hero Sir Edward Dunlop. Sir Edward "Weary" Dunlop was an Australian Army surgeon during World War II. Weary was among the Allies taken as prisoners of war in Java and moved to Thailand, to work on the grim ThaiBurma railway. This is the story of how Wearys bravery, tenacity, and compassion helped save the lives and bolster the spirits of Australian POWs
Member of
Summary
Recounts the life of the World War II Australian Army surgeon who helped boost the morale of fellow prisoners of war as they were forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10435683
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saxby, Claire
Dewey number
617.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For children
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lord, Jeremy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Meet--
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dunlop, E. E.
  • Burma-Siam Railway
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Surgeons
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Meet... Weary Dunlop, written by Claire Saxby ; illustrated by Jeremy Lord
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
000054856076
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume of unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780857985873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)894480449
Label
Meet... Weary Dunlop, written by Claire Saxby ; illustrated by Jeremy Lord
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
000054856076
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume of unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780857985873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)894480449

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