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Issue Details: First known date: 2005... 2005 Eyewitness : Australians Write from the Front Line
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'In Eyewitness, Garrie Hutchinson has selected the cream of writing from Australia's wars. Many of our finest writer-reporters are featured' (back cover). Includes extracts from works by C.E.W. Bean, Ion Idriess, Kenneth Slessor, Osmar White,George Johnston, Wilfred Burchett, Hugh Lunn and others.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Black Inc. , 2005 .
      Extent: xv, 442 p.p.
      Note/s:
      • Bibliography: p.440 - 442.
      ISBN: 1863951660

Works about this Work

[Review] Eyewitness. Australians Write from the Front Line Carl Bridge , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Reviews in Australian Studies , vol. 1 no. 8 2006;

— Review of Eyewitness : Australians Write from the Front Line 2005 anthology prose autobiography
Journalism : Eyewitness. Australians Write from the Front Line Robin Gerster , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 6 January no. 5362 2006; (p. 11)

'Australian war correspondents have long been known for their tenacious ability to get to the story, and for the paradoxical blend of patriotism and cynicism that is sometimes seen as an attribute of the national character. Thus a new anthology that showcases the range and vigour of their reports is very welcome.' (Introduction)

[Review] Eyewitness. Australians Write from the Front Line Carl Bridge , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Reviews in Australian Studies , vol. 1 no. 8 2006;

— Review of Eyewitness : Australians Write from the Front Line 2005 anthology prose autobiography
Journalism : Eyewitness. Australians Write from the Front Line Robin Gerster , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 6 January no. 5362 2006; (p. 11)

'Australian war correspondents have long been known for their tenacious ability to get to the story, and for the paradoxical blend of patriotism and cynicism that is sometimes seen as an attribute of the national character. Thus a new anthology that showcases the range and vigour of their reports is very welcome.' (Introduction)

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