Issue Details: First known date: 2006 2006
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'In this book Roger Bourke analyses the major novels and films of the prisoner-of-war experience under the Japanese, and uncovers the extent to which these fictions have influenced our beliefs.' (Back cover)

Notes

  • Dedication: For Flora, my mother.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,: University of Queensland Press , 2006 .
      Extent: 208p.
      Description: illus., ports., facsims
      Note/s:
      • Includes index pp. 203-208.
      • Includes bibliography pp. 166-178.
      ISBN: 0702235644

Works about this Work

Roger Bourke: Prisoners of the Japanese: Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of War Experience Ronald Blaber , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: JASAL , vol. 6 no. 1 2007; (p. 144-146)

— Review of Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism
Westerly Non-Fiction Review 2006-2007 Peter Pierce , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 52 no. 2007; (p. 160-171)

— Review of 'Flashing Eyes and Floating Hair' : A Reading of Gwen Harwood's Pseudonymous Poetry Cassandra Atherton 2006 single work criticism ; The Higher Self in Christopher Brennan's 'Poems' : Esotericism, Romanticism, Symbolism Katherine Barnes 2006 single work criticism ; Prince of the Church : Patrick Francis Moran, 1830-1911 Philip Ayres 2007 single work biography ; Homing In : Essays on Australian Literature and Selfhood Bruce Bennett 2006 selected work criticism essay autobiography ; Mind the Country : Tim Winton's Fiction Salhia Ben-Messahel 2006 single work criticism ; My Father's Compass : A Memoir Howard Goldenberg 2007 single work autobiography ; Darby : One Hundred Years of Life in a Changing Culture Liam Campbell Darby Jampijinpa Ross 2006 single work life story ; Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism ; Translating Lives : Living with Two Languages and Cultures 2007 anthology autobiography ; The Sea Coast of Bohemia : Literary Life in Sydney's Roaring Twenties Peter Kirkpatrick 1992 single work criticism ; The Forgotten Children : Fairbridge Farm School and Its Betrayal of Australia's Child Migrants David Hill 2007 single work autobiography ; Well Done, Those Men : Memoirs of a Vietnam Veteran Barry Heard 2005 single work autobiography ; David Malouf Don Randall 2007 single work criticism ; A Story To Tell Laurel Nannup 2006 single work autobiography ; The Best Australian Essays 2006 2006 anthology essay ; Sunrise West Jacob G. Rosenberg 2007 single work autobiography ; A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography ; Another Country Nicolas Rothwell 2007 selected work prose ; The Melancholy Dane : (A Portrait of the Poet as a Young Man) Edwin Wilson 2006 single work autobiography
Books Non-Fiction Alexander McRobbie , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 22 - 23 July 2006; (p. 24)

— Review of Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism
Primal Provocations Peter Pierce , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 285 2006; (p. 32)

— Review of Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism
Books Non-Fiction Alexander McRobbie , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 22 - 23 July 2006; (p. 24)

— Review of Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism
Primal Provocations Peter Pierce , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 285 2006; (p. 32)

— Review of Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism
Roger Bourke: Prisoners of the Japanese: Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of War Experience Ronald Blaber , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: JASAL , vol. 6 no. 1 2007; (p. 144-146)

— Review of Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism
Westerly Non-Fiction Review 2006-2007 Peter Pierce , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 52 no. 2007; (p. 160-171)

— Review of 'Flashing Eyes and Floating Hair' : A Reading of Gwen Harwood's Pseudonymous Poetry Cassandra Atherton 2006 single work criticism ; The Higher Self in Christopher Brennan's 'Poems' : Esotericism, Romanticism, Symbolism Katherine Barnes 2006 single work criticism ; Prince of the Church : Patrick Francis Moran, 1830-1911 Philip Ayres 2007 single work biography ; Homing In : Essays on Australian Literature and Selfhood Bruce Bennett 2006 selected work criticism essay autobiography ; Mind the Country : Tim Winton's Fiction Salhia Ben-Messahel 2006 single work criticism ; My Father's Compass : A Memoir Howard Goldenberg 2007 single work autobiography ; Darby : One Hundred Years of Life in a Changing Culture Liam Campbell Darby Jampijinpa Ross 2006 single work life story ; Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke 2006 single work criticism ; Translating Lives : Living with Two Languages and Cultures 2007 anthology autobiography ; The Sea Coast of Bohemia : Literary Life in Sydney's Roaring Twenties Peter Kirkpatrick 1992 single work criticism ; The Forgotten Children : Fairbridge Farm School and Its Betrayal of Australia's Child Migrants David Hill 2007 single work autobiography ; Well Done, Those Men : Memoirs of a Vietnam Veteran Barry Heard 2005 single work autobiography ; David Malouf Don Randall 2007 single work criticism ; A Story To Tell Laurel Nannup 2006 single work autobiography ; The Best Australian Essays 2006 2006 anthology essay ; Sunrise West Jacob G. Rosenberg 2007 single work autobiography ; A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography ; Another Country Nicolas Rothwell 2007 selected work prose ; The Melancholy Dane : (A Portrait of the Poet as a Young Man) Edwin Wilson 2006 single work autobiography
Last amended 26 Jul 2006 15:48:43
Subjects:
  • Burma-Thailand Railway,
    c
    Burma,
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    Southeast Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
  • Changi,
    c
    Singapore,
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    Southeast Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
  • 1939-1945
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