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Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 Back from the Dead : Peter Hughes' Story of Hope and Survival After Bali
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'Peter Hughes was the man whose blistered and swollen face we saw on television during the shocking first hours of the news coverage from Bali. He literally took our breath away when we heard him quietly tell rescuers he was okay and to help those worse off than him. Looking at him, we could see that he was badly injured himself. And indeed he was. Later, he lapsed into a month-long coma during which he died three times and had to be revived…BACK FROM THE DEAD is a gripping and personal account of the day terrorism cast its deadly shadow on Australia as told by the man who became the human face of the victims, a reluctant and accidental hero who did what he knew best: never give up hope. This is the unforgettable story of the unimaginable - the day we lost our innocence. It seemed in the aftermath of the tragedy that almost everyone knew one of the victims or knew someone who did. We are all connected somehow...It is also a testament to courage, mateship, and the remarkable resilience of the human spirit to overcome seemingly insurmountable odds.' (Random House Australia)

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On My Bedside Table Ros Worthington , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 19 September 2009; (p. 20)

— Review of Mahboba's Promise : How One Woman Made a World of Difference Mahboba Rawi , Vanessa Mickan-Gramazio , 2005 single work autobiography ; Back from the Dead : Peter Hughes' Story of Hope and Survival After Bali Patrick Lindsay , 2003 single work biography
On My Bedside Table Ros Worthington , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 19 September 2009; (p. 20)

— Review of Mahboba's Promise : How One Woman Made a World of Difference Mahboba Rawi , Vanessa Mickan-Gramazio , 2005 single work autobiography ; Back from the Dead : Peter Hughes' Story of Hope and Survival After Bali Patrick Lindsay , 2003 single work biography
Last amended 25 Feb 2015 14:41:23
Subjects:
  • Bali,
    c
    Indonesia,
    c
    Southeast Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
  • 2002
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