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My brother Jack; a novel

Author: George Henry Johnston
Publisher: London, Reprint Society [1965, ©1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David and Jack Meredeth grow up in a patriotic suburban household during World War I, and go on to lead lives that could not be more different. Through the story of the two brothers the author creates an exploration of two Australian myths: that of the man who loses his soul as he gains worldly success, and that of the tough, honest, Aussie battler, whose greatest ambition is to serve his country during the war.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Henry Johnston
OCLC Number: 11417793
Description: 383 pages 21 cm
Responsibility: [by] George Johnston.

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David and Jack Meredeth grow up in a patriotic suburban household during World War I, and go on to lead lives that could not be more different. Through the story of the two brothers the author creates an exploration of two Australian myths: that of the man who loses his soul as he gains worldly success, and that of the tough, honest, Aussie battler, whose greatest ambition is to serve his country during the war.

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