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Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 Unsung Ordinary Men : A Generation Like No Other
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The story of Sally Dingo's father, Max Butler, a Prisoner of War (POW) in World War II and of his post war experience until his early death, still reticent about his time as a POW, when his daughter was twelve years old. The biography includes the memories of Max Butler's contemporaries, where Sally Dingo's own knowledge of her father's personal experiences are unknown, and the story of her grandfather, Mort Butler, who served in World War I.

Notes

  • Dedication: A love letter to a generation.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Hachette Australia , 2010 .
      Extent: 374p., [8]p. of platesp.
      Description: illus., ports
      Note/s:
      • Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-350) and index.
      ISBN: 9780733625244 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

A Father Who Died too Young Richard Trembath , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 11 December 2010; (p. 27)

— Review of Unsung Ordinary Men : A Generation Like No Other Sally Dingo , 2010 single work biography
A Father Who Died too Young Richard Trembath , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 11 December 2010; (p. 27)

— Review of Unsung Ordinary Men : A Generation Like No Other Sally Dingo , 2010 single work biography
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