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The Resource My Brother Jack

My Brother Jack

Label
My Brother Jack
Title
My Brother Jack
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Summary
The Miles Franklin award-winning classic. 'One of the greatest books written this century' - The Illustrated London News 'the thing I am trying to get at is what made Jack different from me. Different all through our lives, I mean, and in a special sense, not just older or nobler or braver or less clever.' David and Jack Meredith grow up in a patriotic suburban Melbourne household during the First World War, and go on to lead lives that could not be more different. through the story of the two brothers, George Johnston created an enduring exploration of two Australian myths: that of the man who loses his soul as he gains worldly success, and that of the tough, honest Aussie battler, whose greatest ambition is to serve his country during the war. Acknowledged as one of the true Australian classics, My Brother Jack is a deeply satisfying, complex and moving literary masterpiece. David Meredith's story continues in the sequels Clean Straw for Nothing and A Cartload of Clay. 'Enthralling ... entertaining ... vividly original - the Age
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Johnston, George
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  • Literary Criticism
  • Nonfiction
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My Brother Jack
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OVERDRIVE:e74f8f54-3938-4adb-8b60-e0d69fd54e34
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
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9780730499725
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optical disk
Label
My Brother Jack
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:e74f8f54-3938-4adb-8b60-e0d69fd54e34
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780730499725
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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