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The cut-rate kingdom : a novel

Author: Thomas Keneally
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 1984, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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By 1942 the world is at war and Australia looks with alarm at Asia. Prime Minister Johnny Mulhall and his reporter friend, 'Paperboy' Tyson, share the same ambivalence; rallying the nation to action while feeling the burden of sending thousands of young men to Asia and certain death. As the Japanese assault Singapore old friendships move from Britain to America.
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Genre/Form: Australian fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Keneally
ISBN: 0713916478 9780713916478 0908463065 9780908463060
OCLC Number: 12446408
Notes: Originally published: Sydney : Wildcat, 1980.
Description: 270 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Thomas Keneally.

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By 1942 the world is at war and Australia looks with alarm at Asia. Prime Minister Johnny Mulhall and his reporter friend, 'Paperboy' Tyson, share the same ambivalence; rallying the nation to action while feeling the burden of sending thousands of young men to Asia and certain death. As the Japanese assault Singapore old friendships move from Britain to America.

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