Coverart for item
The Resource The purpose of futility : writing World War I, Australian style, Clare Rhoden

The purpose of futility : writing World War I, Australian style, Clare Rhoden

Label
The purpose of futility : writing World War I, Australian style
Title
The purpose of futility
Title remainder
writing World War I, Australian style
Statement of responsibility
Clare Rhoden
Title variation
Writing World War I, Australian style
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Purpose of Futility, Clare Rhoden surveys Australian Great War narratives, demonstrating their particularly Australian features which help to explain the unique and disputed position of the Great War in Australian history.--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rhoden, Clare
Dewey number
940.426
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9609.6
LC item number
.R56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War and civilization
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Buddhism and politics
  • Military campaigns
  • Social aspects
  • War and civilization
  • Australia
  • Turkey
Label
The purpose of futility : writing World War I, Australian style, Clare Rhoden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The Australian narratives -- Modern memory and World War I -- Australian tradition and the purposes of heroes -- World War I narratives: the heroic Australian style -- World War I narratives: Australian, not British -- Leadership in Australian World War I stories -- Death, dying and killing: who does what? -- Futility has its uses -- Twenty-first century perspectives -- Conclusion: 'They died but did not fail' -- Appendix 1: A select list of World War I fiction published iin Australia since 2000
Control code
891306999
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781742586625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891306999
Label
The purpose of futility : writing World War I, Australian style, Clare Rhoden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The Australian narratives -- Modern memory and World War I -- Australian tradition and the purposes of heroes -- World War I narratives: the heroic Australian style -- World War I narratives: Australian, not British -- Leadership in Australian World War I stories -- Death, dying and killing: who does what? -- Futility has its uses -- Twenty-first century perspectives -- Conclusion: 'They died but did not fail' -- Appendix 1: A select list of World War I fiction published iin Australia since 2000
Control code
891306999
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
356 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781742586625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891306999

Library Locations

    • Ellis LibraryBorrow it
      1020 Lowry Street, Columbia, MO, 65201, US
      38.944491 -92.326012
Processing Feedback ...