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The Resource The Winning Side

The Winning Side

Label
The Winning Side
Title
The Winning Side
Statement of responsibility
Peter Corris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'The godfather of Australian crime fiction.'Charlie Thomas, born in a humpy camp in the 1920s, learns to fight early. He fights in the backblocks of Queensland during the Depression, and in the Middle East and the Pacific in World War Two.Charlie Thomas, decorated veteran, fights on in the cities and the country against racial prejudice, authority and his weaknesses. He has to fight. White Australia tries to keep him on the losing side in the boxing tents, pubs and gaols.Charlie Thomas fights for education, justice, hope and love - to make his side the winning side
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10184424
Cataloging source
NOV
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Corris, Peter
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
Label
The Winning Side
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:aeb632b0-2205-441b-a297-b103e2b44e89
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742690100
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Winning Side
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:aeb632b0-2205-441b-a297-b103e2b44e89
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742690100
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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