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The Resource Air disaster Canberra : the plane crash that destroyed a government, Andrew Tink

Air disaster Canberra : the plane crash that destroyed a government, Andrew Tink

Label
Air disaster Canberra : the plane crash that destroyed a government
Title
Air disaster Canberra
Title remainder
the plane crash that destroyed a government
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Tink
Title variation
Plane crash that destroyed a government
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1940. Wartime Australia. Key members of Menzies' government die in a fiery plane crash. What went wrong and what happened next? In August 1940 Australia had been at war for almost a year when a plane a Hudson A16 97 carrying ten people, including three cabinet leaders, crashed into a ridge near Canberra
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tink, A. A.
Dewey number
320.994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
DU116.2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Menzies, Robert
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Menzies, Robert
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Politics and government
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Air disaster Canberra : the plane crash that destroyed a government, Andrew Tink
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Acronyms and abbreviations; Prologue; Part I: The political rise of the Anzac generation; 1. Nose first; 2. Some had fought; 3. Others hadn't; 4. Anzac generation into Parliament; 5. Menzies backs Lyons; 6. Fairbairn, Menzies and Street enter Federal Parliament; 7. Fairbairn, Gullett and Street back Menzies; 8. Australia's leadership malaise; 9. Menzies' resignation; 10. Menzies trumps Page; 11. Menzies PM; 12. Menzies' right-hand men; 13. The war cabinet; 14. Cincinnatus; 15. France falls; 16. The flying MP
  • 17. Minister for civil aviation18. Minister for air; 19. Flight Lieutenant R.E. (Bob) Hitchcock; Part II: The air disaster; 20. The Lockheed Hudson; 21. Laverton; 22. Laverton to Essendon; 23. Essendon; 24. Essendon to eternity; 25. A dreadful calamity; 26. The Canberra inquests; 27. The air force inquiries; 28. The judicial inquiry: The players; 29. The judicial inquiry: The hearing; 30. The judicial inquiry: The findings; Part III: A wartime government destroyed; 31. The political fallout; 32. A hung Parliament; 33. Menzies goes to London; 34. Menzies digs in overseas
  • 35. The prime ministerial stand in36. Menzies returns; 37. A political lynching; 38. Coles brings down the government; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
840119775
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 3049 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781742241425
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 292b929d-129b-4f9d-81f0-7f38fd1734ae
  • 22573/ctt5rqdgt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840119775
Label
Air disaster Canberra : the plane crash that destroyed a government, Andrew Tink
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Acronyms and abbreviations; Prologue; Part I: The political rise of the Anzac generation; 1. Nose first; 2. Some had fought; 3. Others hadn't; 4. Anzac generation into Parliament; 5. Menzies backs Lyons; 6. Fairbairn, Menzies and Street enter Federal Parliament; 7. Fairbairn, Gullett and Street back Menzies; 8. Australia's leadership malaise; 9. Menzies' resignation; 10. Menzies trumps Page; 11. Menzies PM; 12. Menzies' right-hand men; 13. The war cabinet; 14. Cincinnatus; 15. France falls; 16. The flying MP
  • 17. Minister for civil aviation18. Minister for air; 19. Flight Lieutenant R.E. (Bob) Hitchcock; Part II: The air disaster; 20. The Lockheed Hudson; 21. Laverton; 22. Laverton to Essendon; 23. Essendon; 24. Essendon to eternity; 25. A dreadful calamity; 26. The Canberra inquests; 27. The air force inquiries; 28. The judicial inquiry: The players; 29. The judicial inquiry: The hearing; 30. The judicial inquiry: The findings; Part III: A wartime government destroyed; 31. The political fallout; 32. A hung Parliament; 33. Menzies goes to London; 34. Menzies digs in overseas
  • 35. The prime ministerial stand in36. Menzies returns; 37. A political lynching; 38. Coles brings down the government; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
840119775
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 3049 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781742241425
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 292b929d-129b-4f9d-81f0-7f38fd1734ae
  • 22573/ctt5rqdgt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840119775

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