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Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann

Label
Dirty secrets : our ASIO files
Title
Dirty secrets
Title remainder
our ASIO files
Statement of responsibility
edited by Meredith Burgmann
Title variation
  • Our ASIO files
  • Our Australian Security Intelligence Organisation files
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this moving, funny and sometimes chilling book, leading Australians open their ASIO files and read what the state's security apparatus said about them. Writers from across the political spectrum including Mark Aarons, Phillip Adams, Nadia Wheatley, Michael Kirby and Anne Summers confront and in some cases reclaim their pasts
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burgmann, Meredith
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Burgmann, Meredith
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foley, Gary
  • Cook, Kevin
  • Australian Security Intelligence Organisation
  • Communist Party of Australia
  • Intelligence service
  • Internal security
  • Secret service
  • Australia
Label
Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Files -- The Commos And Me / Michael Kirby -- Number C/57/61: What Asio Knew / Anne Summers -- Asio, The Aboriginal Movement And Me / Gary Foley -- The Man In The Red Tie (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / David Stratton -- Fear And Loathing In The Fifties / David Stratton -- Why me? / Dennis Altman -- Joining The Dots: C/58/63 / Rowan Cahill -- I Was A Teenage Bolshevik / Phillip Adams -- My Life In A Distorting Mirror / Jean McLean -- Smashing The State / Jack Waterford -- The Hardy Way (By Alan Hardy) / Frank Hardy -- Very Interested In Theatrics / Alan Hardy -- My Own `Pink File' / Lex Watson -- A Bacon Family Affair (By Wendy Bacon) / Jim Bacon -- State Affairs And Love Affairs / Mark Aarons -- They Just Didn't Care (With Heather Goodall) / Kevin Cook -- Asio And The Postmaster-General / Colin Cooper -- Clive Raleigh Evatt And Asio (By Elizabeth Evatt) / Clive Evatt -- Two Cheers For Asio! / Frances Letters -- I Was A Teenage Trotskyist (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / Verity Burgmann -- The Not-So-Secret Lives Of Others / Peter Murphy -- My Lacklustre Life According To Asio / Tony Reeves -- Postcards From The Secret Police / Tim Anderson -- Lack Of Evidence Proves Nothing / Penny Lockwood -- The Red With The Green Thumb (By Helen Randerson) / Peter Cundall -- The Secret Life Of B/77/26 (And Friends) / Meredith Burgmann
Control code
000052318512
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
464 pages
Isbn
9781742231402
Lccn
2014432311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)865469090
Label
Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Files -- The Commos And Me / Michael Kirby -- Number C/57/61: What Asio Knew / Anne Summers -- Asio, The Aboriginal Movement And Me / Gary Foley -- The Man In The Red Tie (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / David Stratton -- Fear And Loathing In The Fifties / David Stratton -- Why me? / Dennis Altman -- Joining The Dots: C/58/63 / Rowan Cahill -- I Was A Teenage Bolshevik / Phillip Adams -- My Life In A Distorting Mirror / Jean McLean -- Smashing The State / Jack Waterford -- The Hardy Way (By Alan Hardy) / Frank Hardy -- Very Interested In Theatrics / Alan Hardy -- My Own `Pink File' / Lex Watson -- A Bacon Family Affair (By Wendy Bacon) / Jim Bacon -- State Affairs And Love Affairs / Mark Aarons -- They Just Didn't Care (With Heather Goodall) / Kevin Cook -- Asio And The Postmaster-General / Colin Cooper -- Clive Raleigh Evatt And Asio (By Elizabeth Evatt) / Clive Evatt -- Two Cheers For Asio! / Frances Letters -- I Was A Teenage Trotskyist (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / Verity Burgmann -- The Not-So-Secret Lives Of Others / Peter Murphy -- My Lacklustre Life According To Asio / Tony Reeves -- Postcards From The Secret Police / Tim Anderson -- Lack Of Evidence Proves Nothing / Penny Lockwood -- The Red With The Green Thumb (By Helen Randerson) / Peter Cundall -- The Secret Life Of B/77/26 (And Friends) / Meredith Burgmann
Control code
000052318512
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
464 pages
Isbn
9781742231402
Lccn
2014432311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)865469090

Library Locations

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