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by James, Albert

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TitleNo Stamp Available
Author / Responsible partyJames, Albert
CollectionFiction
GenreAustralian fiction.
TopicsAustralian fiction. Historical fiction. War stories. Darwin (N.T.) -- History -- Bombardment, 1942 -- Fiction. Northern Territory -- Darwin.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]
Published11102018

Summary

December 1941, the last Evacuee Ship out of Darwin is being loaded in the Harbour. Catherine, the last of the evacuees lies in Darwin Hospital giving birth. In just three days she and her baby, with her two other children will kiss her husband good-bye and board the ship with just one suitcase, leaving him to a most uncertain fate. Sixty-three years later, one of those children attempts to come to terms with his own life and returns to the place of his birth to retrace those momentous days.

Additional Information

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System control numberS13343
Original Print PublisherAnna Bay, N.S.W. : A J Willmot Publishing, 2008.
NarratorNarrated by Elizabeth Oats and Recorded by Anne Todd.
Narrator NameNarrated by Elizabeth Oats and Recorded by Anne Todd.
Participant or performer noteNarrated by Elizabeth Oats and Recorded by Anne Todd.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator