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The Resource Professor Fred Hollows, written by Hazel Edwards ; illustrated by Pat Reynolds

Professor Fred Hollows, written by Hazel Edwards ; illustrated by Pat Reynolds

Label
Professor Fred Hollows
Title
Professor Fred Hollows
Statement of responsibility
written by Hazel Edwards ; illustrated by Pat Reynolds
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Aussie Heroes series introduces primary-aged children to heroes who have made a contribution to Australian society. Each hero has helped others in need and in turn shaped history. An insightful look at the fascinating lives of great Australians. 'Three out of four people who are blind don't need to be. They are blinded by poverty alone.' Fred grew up in rural New Zealand. As a child he wanted to change things. He qualified as an eye doctor and moved to Australia. Fred Hollows gave vision to more than a million people. He worked in remote and Aboriginal communities providing much needed aid, often for free
Member of
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
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10132461
Cataloging source
NOV
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1945-
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Edwards, Hazel
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Reynolds, Pat
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Aussie heroes
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  • Hollows, F. C.
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Charities, Medical
  • Blind
Target audience
primary
Label
Professor Fred Hollows, written by Hazel Edwards ; illustrated by Pat Reynolds
Instantiates
Publication
Note
With historical advice from Gail Arkins, researcher. -- t.p
Control code
000047491880
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
74 p.
Isbn
9781921042751
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Professor Fred Hollows, written by Hazel Edwards ; illustrated by Pat Reynolds
Publication
Note
With historical advice from Gail Arkins, researcher. -- t.p
Control code
000047491880
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
74 p.
Isbn
9781921042751
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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