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The Resource Sitting on the fence : a biography, a memoir, an autobiography, some history, observations, stories, poetry, and a fiction, by Bim Atkinson ; editor, Christine Laskowski

Sitting on the fence : a biography, a memoir, an autobiography, some history, observations, stories, poetry, and a fiction, by Bim Atkinson ; editor, Christine Laskowski

Label
Sitting on the fence : a biography, a memoir, an autobiography, some history, observations, stories, poetry, and a fiction
Title
Sitting on the fence
Title remainder
a biography, a memoir, an autobiography, some history, observations, stories, poetry, and a fiction
Statement of responsibility
by Bim Atkinson ; editor, Christine Laskowski
Title variation
Sitting on the fence
Title variation remainder
celebrating 150 years in North Queensland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the Atkinson family celebrating 150 years in North Queensland this year, this book gives an early history of the families' arrival in the North, followed by the author's Grandmother's biography. Bim has also included his Mother's memoirs and his own autobiography interlaced with stories and observations in the form of a social history. There are also some stories about some of the people who worked for the family and an interlacing of some poetry and finally a fictional story
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
QSL
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Atkinson, Bim
Dewey number
994.36
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Laskowski, Christine
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  • Atkinson family
  • Murray, Tommy
  • Wild Jimmy
  • Johnson, Bertie
  • King Costello
  • Fred, Hector
  • Queensland, North
  • Queensland, North
  • Queensland, Northern
Target audience
adult
Label
Sitting on the fence : a biography, a memoir, an autobiography, some history, observations, stories, poetry, and a fiction, by Bim Atkinson ; editor, Christine Laskowski
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000050086887
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vii, 167 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780987354006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)813003795
Label
Sitting on the fence : a biography, a memoir, an autobiography, some history, observations, stories, poetry, and a fiction, by Bim Atkinson ; editor, Christine Laskowski
Publication
Control code
000050086887
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vii, 167 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780987354006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)813003795

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