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The Resource True north : the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack, Brenda Niall

True north : the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack, Brenda Niall

Label
True north : the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack
Title
True north
Title remainder
the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack
Statement of responsibility
Brenda Niall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Growing up in suburban Perth in the 1920s, the two Durack girls were fascinated by tales of the pioneering past of their father and grandfather overlanding from Queensland in the 1880s and setting up four vast cattle stations in the remote north
Additional physical form
Also available online.
Biography type
individual biography
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10120551
Cataloging source
ANL
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1930-
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Niall, Brenda
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Durack, Mary
  • Durack, Elizabeth
  • Sisters
  • Women artists
  • Women authors, Australian
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack
Label
True north : the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack, Brenda Niall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An introduction -- 1. Beginnings -- 2. Ivanhoe and Argyle -- 3. Love and marriage -- 4. Wartime -- 5. Homes and heartlands -- 6. Broome -- 7. "Kings in grass castles" -- 8. A place of her own -- 9. Other people's books -- 10. 'We lose everything that we belong' -- 11. The making of Eddie Burrup -- 12. Returning north
Control code
000048512835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
291 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781921758928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.
Label
True north : the story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack, Brenda Niall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
An introduction -- 1. Beginnings -- 2. Ivanhoe and Argyle -- 3. Love and marriage -- 4. Wartime -- 5. Homes and heartlands -- 6. Broome -- 7. "Kings in grass castles" -- 8. A place of her own -- 9. Other people's books -- 10. 'We lose everything that we belong' -- 11. The making of Eddie Burrup -- 12. Returning north
Control code
000048512835
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
291 p., [12] p. of plates
Isbn
9781921758928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports.

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