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Conn, Bill

Overview
Works: 148 works in 183 publications in 1 language and 466 library holdings
Genres: History  Anecdotes  Fiction  Biography  Detective and mystery fiction  Animated films  Juvenile works  War stories  Children's films  Drama 
Roles: Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 910.4
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Publications about Bill Conn
Publications by Bill Conn
Most widely held works by Bill Conn
The last of the Mohicans ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
An animated version of James Fenimore Cooper's classic wilderness adventure during the French and Indian War in colonial America
Slow river by Steve Strevens( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Steve Strevens has lived on the Murray for almost 40 years. During that time he has fished and swum in its waters, climbed and swung from its trees, collected firewood from its forests and made some of his most important decisions sitting on its banks. Slow River is his ode to the Murray. Bumping along in his ute and steering his old tinnie, Steve explores the full length of the Murray from its source to where it meets the sea. This is a rich and generous portrait of the river, its many moods and the people and communities who depend upon it for their sanity and survival
A.B. Paterson : collected verse by A. B Paterson( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
This Australian classic edition contains some of the most popular verses ever published in Australia. This substantial collection of the work of 'Banjo' Paterson includes the classic 'The Man From Snowy River', 'Old Pardon, the Son of Reprieve', 'Clancy of the Overflow', 'The Geebung Polo Club', and 'The Man From Ironbark
Gallipoli : the novel by Jack Bennett( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
On the morning of 25 April, the first wave of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula under intense enemy fire. Despite the courage and tenacity of the soldiers it was a battle they could never win. Based on the screenplay by David Williamson for the Peter Weir film, Gallipoli, it tells the story of two of those soldiers, Frank Dunne and Archy Hamilton
Barbed wire and roses by Peter Yeldham( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The First World War, everyone said in 1914, would be over by Christmas, and Stephen Conway rushes to enlist. Leaving behind a new wife and a baby on the way, he soon finds himself in the trenches of Gallipoli. Four horrific years later, Stephen is the only survivor of his platoon, shell-shocked and disillusioned, and during the heat of battle on the blood-stained fields of France, he mysteriously disappears. More than eighty years later, Stephen's grandson Patrick finds a diary that leads him to Britain and France on a journey to discover what really happened
Digger by Max Anderson( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
"Digger is the story of a foreigner arriving unannounced and ill-equiped in a a mining town. Welcome to Kookynie, a town that boomed and died before the Great War began, a town whose sole heirs are eight buildings, thirteen people and a pub."
Death of a doctor by Sue Williams( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The railway dog : the true story of an Australian outback dog by Olwyn M Parker( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Set amidst South Australia's beautiful but isolated mid-north, The Railway Dog tells the true story of Bob, a scruffy brown stray, bought on impulse by a local railway man as a gift for his wife. Recognised near and far for his cheery bark, waving tail, and devotion to train travel, Bob quickly became a beloved member of the tight knit railway community - and setting in motion the beginnings of a legend
Transcontinental train odyssey : the Ghan, the Khyber, the Globe by Tim Fischer( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Join Tim Fischer, former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia and one of the country's bestknown train enthusiasts, on an entertaining and informative journey to the great railways of the world. Tim explores the successes and the disasters of a mode of transport that still captures the imagination today
Fred Hollows by Fred Hollows( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The story of Fred Hollows, from his early plan to be a clergyman to the eye programmes in central Australia and Eritrea, that earned him the Australian of the Year Award in 1990
It's never too late to change your mind : the latest medical thinking on what you can do to avoid dementia by Michael J Valenzuela( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Avoiding the onset of dementia is a whole body, whole-of-life process. It's Never Too Late to Change Your Mind explains how this works, what to do, and reassures us that we can all take action before things go too far."--Back cover
If you are arrested ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Get Psyched : Psychology basics by Bill Conn( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Now or never : a sustainable future for Australia? by Tim F Flannery( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
"Now or Never is an essential book about the most urgent issue of our time: climate change. Tim Flannery begins by discussing the idea of sustainability and asks whether humanity can rise to this challenge. He brings to life the latest climate science and its implications. He also discusses in fascinating details three potential solutions to climate change - with special reference to Australia. Brilliant and terrifying, Now or Never is a call to arms by Australia's leading thinker and writer on the natural world."--Container
Droving down the Cooper. a saddlemaker's yarns by Col Hood( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
"Let's go bush!" These laconic words were to spark the beginning of a journey for two adventurous city kids under the spell of Banjo Paterson, and his tales of horses and men in the Australian outback. It is a period that also pretty well marks the end of a distinct chapter of the postwar world
Transcontinental train odyssey : the Ghan, the Khyber, the globe by Tim Fischer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Zero hour : the ANZACs on the Western Front by Leon Davidson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
"When the Australians and New Zealanders arrived at the Western Front in 1916, the fighting had been going for a year and a half and there was no end in sight. The men took their place in a line of trenches that spread through Belgium and France from the North Sea to the Swiss Alps. Beyond the trenches was no-man's land, an eerie wasteland where rats lived in the ribs of the dead and the wounded cried for help. Beyond that was the German Army."--Back cover
The day of The Gecko by Robert G Barrett( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
When Les Norton moves into the Bondi flat of an old flame, Side Valve Susie, for a few days everything should be a piece of cake. Except the council are demolishing Bondi baths and there are two bodies buried under the handball court. The man to get them out? Major Garrick Lewis, aka, the Gecko. With Norton for company, the Gecko literally takes Bondi in his stride - for once Les is flat out keeping up
Investing for twenty good summers : making you money work so you don't have to by Martin Hawes( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Over the top with Jim by Hugh Lunn( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A moving and highly entertaining account of a boyhood spent in the 1940's and 1950's in brisbane
 
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