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The Resource Seeing the elephant, Portland Jones

Seeing the elephant, Portland Jones

Label
Seeing the elephant
Title
Seeing the elephant
Statement of responsibility
Portland Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A poignant story of a remarkable relationship between Frank Stevens, an Australian soldier sent to the Vietnamese Highlands to recruit and train the local hill tribes during the Vietnam War, and his Vietnamese translator, Minh. Nearly fifty years later, Minh, now living in Australia and seriously ill, remembers the experiences that he shared with Frank, and discovers that even amongst his traumatic memories, there is consolation and joy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10548624
Cataloging source
ANL
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Jones, Portland
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Male friendship
Target audience
general
Label
Seeing the elephant, Portland Jones
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"Shortlisted for the T.A.G. Hungerford 2014" -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000056973178
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xi, 280 pages
Isbn
9780994316745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)934512687
Label
Seeing the elephant, Portland Jones
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Shortlisted for the T.A.G. Hungerford 2014" -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000056973178
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xi, 280 pages
Isbn
9780994316745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)934512687

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