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The Anzac violin : Alexander Aitken's story

Author: Jennifer Beck; Robyn Belton
Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand : Scholastic New Zealand, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This a WWI-era picture book intended for children aged 6+ and based on true events and a real-life young soldier from Dunedin named Alexander Aitken, who was a brilliant mathematician and a gifted violinist, as well as an artifact - the violin - that has survived the war and remains on display at Otago Boys High to this day"--Publisher information.

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Children's stories, New Zealand
War fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: A C Aitken; A C Aitken; A C Aitken
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Beck; Robyn Belton
ISBN: 9781775433910 1775433919
OCLC Number: 946520548
Notes: Picture story book for children.
Target Audience: Primary
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
Responsibility: Jennifer Beck, Robyn Belton.


A true story of a rescued violin and an extraordinary musician, Otago's Alexander Aitken, told by award-winning duo, Jennifer Beck and Robyn Belton.  Read more...


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