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Notes:
Dedication: for Harold Attwood, who started me on this journey.
    • Camberwell, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Viking , 2003 .
      Extent: 449p.
      ISBN: 0670040363

Works about this Work

Fact and Fiction : How Caruso and Puccini Never Got to Melbourne Alan Attwood , 2009 single work autobiography
— Appears in: Griffith Review , Summer no. 26 2009; (p. 234-241)
Alan Attwood James Phelan (interviewer), 2005 single work interview
— Appears in: Literati : Australian Contemporary Literary Figures Discuss Fear, Frustrations and Fame 2005; (p. 27-42)
Untitled Mario La Marca , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Winter vol. 12 no. 2 2004; (p. 42)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
The Third Man Alan Attwood , 2003 single work essay
— Appears in: Good Weekend , 29 March 2003; (p. 49, 51-[52])
Alan Attwood discusses the life of John King, survivior of the Burke and Wills expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria, and explains why he used John King as his fictional hero for the novel Burkes's Soldier (Viking, 2003).
Untitled Mary Ellen Jordan , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Bookseller & Publisher , March vol. 82 no. 8 2003; (p. 30)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
A Fogotten Hero Rediscovered Andrew Laing , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 5-6 April 2003; (p. 11)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
Last Man Alive Becomes a Hero Sylvia Marchant , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 5 April 2003; (p. [1a]-2a)
Burke Journey Finds Its Mark Peter Corris , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 5-6 April 2003; (p. 10-11)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
The Other Burke and Wills Story Lucy Frost , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 5 April 2003; (p. 5)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
King Among Soldiers Peter Pierce , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 29 April vol. 121 no. 6370 2003; (p. 75)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
King Without a Crown Chris Brice , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 3 May 2003; (p. 11)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
Burke's Soldier Keeps Legend on Track Raymond Evans , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 3 May 2003; (p. 6)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
The Long Trek Michael McGirr , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 251 2003; (p. 48-49)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
Trapped in the Present Tense Alan Attwood , 2003 single work essay
— Appears in: The Age , 9 August 2003; (p. 8)
Untitled Mary Ellen Jordan , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Bookseller & Publisher , March vol. 82 no. 8 2003; (p. 30)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
A Fogotten Hero Rediscovered Andrew Laing , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 5-6 April 2003; (p. 11)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
Burke Journey Finds Its Mark Peter Corris , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 5-6 April 2003; (p. 10-11)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
The Other Burke and Wills Story Lucy Frost , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 5 April 2003; (p. 5)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
King Among Soldiers Peter Pierce , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 29 April vol. 121 no. 6370 2003; (p. 75)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
King Without a Crown Chris Brice , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 3 May 2003; (p. 11)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
Burke's Soldier Keeps Legend on Track Raymond Evans , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 3 May 2003; (p. 6)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
The Long Trek Michael McGirr , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 251 2003; (p. 48-49)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
Untitled Mario La Marca , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Winter vol. 12 no. 2 2004; (p. 42)

— Review of Burke's Soldier Alan Attwood 2003 single work novel
The Third Man Alan Attwood , 2003 single work essay
— Appears in: Good Weekend , 29 March 2003; (p. 49, 51-[52])
Alan Attwood discusses the life of John King, survivior of the Burke and Wills expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria, and explains why he used John King as his fictional hero for the novel Burkes's Soldier (Viking, 2003).
Last Man Alive Becomes a Hero Sylvia Marchant , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 5 April 2003; (p. [1a]-2a)
Trapped in the Present Tense Alan Attwood , 2003 single work essay
— Appears in: The Age , 9 August 2003; (p. 8)
Alan Attwood James Phelan (interviewer), 2005 single work interview
— Appears in: Literati : Australian Contemporary Literary Figures Discuss Fear, Frustrations and Fame 2005; (p. 27-42)
Fact and Fiction : How Caruso and Puccini Never Got to Melbourne Alan Attwood , 2009 single work autobiography
— Appears in: Griffith Review , Summer no. 26 2009; (p. 234-241)

Awards

2004 shortlisted International Awards Commonwealth Writers Prize South East Asia and South Pacific Region Best Book
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