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Pappas, Irini

Overview
Works: 170 works in 186 publications in 1 language and 294 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Anecdotes  Fiction  History  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vAustralian 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Irini Pappas
Publications by Irini Pappas
Most widely held works about Irini Pappas
 
Most widely held works by Irini Pappas
Olive Weston the heroic life of a World War II nurse by Peter Fenton( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
As a feisty teenager, Olive Weston lied about her age and joined the US Army the moment war was declared in the Pacific. At the 12th Station Hospital in Townsville she helped nurse American trops injured in New Guinea
My God! it's a woman by Nancy Bird( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
My God! It's a Woman is the extraordinary story of Nancy Bird, one of Australia's pioneer aviators. Nancy Bird's training began in 1933, at the age of seventeen, in Sydney, where she was one of Charles Kingsford Smith's first pupils. Despite many obstacles, Nancy was determined to fly, and obtained her commercial pilot's licence in 1935. My God! It's a Woman spans Nancy's flying experiences in the Outback, her travels in Europe and the USA, her association with famous aviators and her flying comeback in the 1950's. This autobiography is a fascinating glimpse of a determined and courageous aviatrix
Lilian's story by Kate Grenville( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Lilian Singer is a grossly fat, enormously energetic, engagingly eccentric woman. She decides from a very early age that she will follow her own path wherever it takes her and be bound by none of its conventions
A different light ways of being Australian by Helen Chryssides( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A collection of interviews of migrant men and women who relate their life experiences in Australia
Asmir in Vienna by Christobel Mattingley( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The war in Sarajevo wrenched Asmir and his family from their homeland and worst of all, from their beloved father, Muris. This is the story of their new life as refugees, each day tinged with sadness and longing for Muris. But, for Asmir, hope never fades that one day soon his father will join them in Vienna. Based on a true story
Put your whole self in by Meme McDonald( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The author, a photographer, encounters a group of older women who are members of a self-help hydrotherapy group. The women, from a wide range of backgrounds, share their experiences and warmth and teach us that you're never too old to be young
Emma Keppler by Colin Thiele( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Emma Keppler lives in a German speaking community just north of the Borossa Valley and is growing up. She is more and more inclined to speak up for herself - even in front of her father. She is determined to live her own life her own way
The Trojan women ( visu )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Based on a tragedy by Euripides, it deals with the end of the Trojan War. All of the Trojan princes and warriors have been killed and the conquerors must divide the only remaing spoils -- the Trojan women and children. The story consists of four major episodes, each centring on one of the captive women
A circle of quiet by Madeleine L'Engle( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A series of reflections on Madeleine L'Engle's experiences as a professional writer and mother
Better than the witch doctor by Mary Cundy( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Candles behind the wall heroes of the peaceful revolution that shattered communism by Barbara von der Heydt( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Brief accounts of how people provided a peaceful revolution that shattered the power of communism. The conflicts and decisions of those who resisted communism because of their moral values shows that the collapse of communism was not only economcial and political, but also a moral and spiritual revolution
The gates of Zion by Bodie Thoene( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Historical novel portraying the intense struggle of the Jewish people in the aftermath of the Holocaust and the forces which engulf the Middle East
Milk, stories by Beverley Farmer( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Sensitive stories of a woman's relationships, mostly set in Greece where the author lived
A daughter of Zion by Bodie Thoene( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
One of the lucky ones by Lucy Ching( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The autiobiography of a Chinese girl, Lucy Ching, who was blinded as an infant. Lucy struggled with life-long blindness, medieval prejudice and cruelty. Nevertheless, with the selfless help of her amah, she gained an education and her independence. She thus became the first great benefactor of the blind in her country
Don't let the goats eat the loquat trees by Thomas Hale( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The seed's inheritance by Colin Thiele( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The story of a family that leaves Germany in 1848 for Australia, the land of freedom and opportunity. With faith, courage and perseverence they build a new life in the Barossa Valley. But the coming of World War I brings trouble for German-Australians
Coming of age twenty-one interviews about growing older by Anne Deveson( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
What is it like to grow older? To be sixty, seventy, eighty, even one hundred-and-two years of age? Anne Deveson presents a series of wise and humorous interviews with twenty-one women and men who recount their personal experiences in ways that challenge many of our conventional assumptions about old age
The alien by Esta De Fossard( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Sent to the river God forgot by James Walton( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Biographical account of missionaries to the jungles of Columbia. In the early 1960's Jim and Janice Walton and their two children left Minnesota to work with the Muinare people in the jungles of Columbia. Their life changing experiences in bringing God's word to the people shows God's grace and love among the jungle trails
 
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Alternative Names
Pappas, Eirene
Languages
English (27)
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