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Notes

  • Dedication: For Jillian and James Dellit
  • Contents indexed selectively.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,: ABC Books , 2008 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Bush, My Loveri"The camp-fire gleams resistance", Will H. Ogilvie , 1898 single work poetry (p. 20)
A Singer of the Bushi"There is waving of grass in the breeze", A. B. Paterson , 1917 single work poetry (p. 21)
The Women of the Westi"They left the vine-wreathed cottage and the mansion on the hill,", George Essex Evans , 1901 single work poetry (p. 108)
The Man from Snowy Riveri"There was movement at the station, for the word had passed around", A. B. Paterson , 1890 single work poetry (p. 109-111)
Song of the Dardanelles, Henry Lawson , 2005 extract poetry war literature (p. 285)
Anzacsi"The children unborn shall acclaim", Edgar Wallace , 1916 single work poetry war literature

This poetic tribute to the Anzacs by popular early 20th century British author Edgar Wallace was included in C.E.W. Bean's Anzac Book and in numerous subsequent anthologies and compilations.

(p. 286)
Untitled (from Arcadia)i"I've dwelt in many a town and shire from Cairns to Wangaratta;", 'H. E. Shell' , 2002 extract poetry war literature satire (p. 286)
On Water Fatiguei"I'd like to get the Hun who sends the little bits of shell", George H. Smith , 1916 single work poetry war literature (p. 287)
The Holding of the Linei"You have heard about the landing,", Tom Skeyhill , 1915 single work poetry war literature (p. 287)
Lamenti"It ain't the work and it ain't the Turk", Thomas Abraham Saxon , 2005 single work poetry war literature humour (p. 287)
Note: First published in 1915
Untitled (from Thoughts of Home)i"'Tis springtime now in the Goulburn Valley", Rowley Clark , 2002 extract poetry war literature (p. 288)
Why We Shall Prevaili"Not because our hearts are stouter", F. J. Leigh , 2005 single work poetry war literature (p. 288)
Before Actioni"We always had to do our work at night.", Leon Gellert , 1917 single work poetry war literature (p. 289)
Nirvanai"When I am done with this blasted war", 'Adam Tosspot' , 1916 single work poetry war literature satire After the War (p. 289)
My Little Wet Home in the Trenchi"I've a little wet home in the trench,", Tom Skeyhill , 1915 single work poetry war literature (p. 289)
Shrapneli"I was sittin' in me dug-out,", Tom Skeyhill , 1915 single work poetry war literature (p. 290)
Anzac Alphabeti"A is for Anzac, renowned evermore,", L. F. S. H. , 2005 single work poetry war literature (p. 291)
When 'Beachy' Puts One Overi"Oh, Anzac Beach is a busy place with scores of men at work", King , 1915 single work poetry war literature (p. 291)
Swinging the Leadi"Said the soldier to the Surgeon, 'I've got noises in me head", A. B. Paterson , 1918 single work poetry humour war literature (p. 293)
Killed in Actioni"Where the ranges throw their shadows long before the day's surrender,", Harry McCann , 1916 single work poetry war literature (p. 294)

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