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Chinaman's Reef is ours / Ivan Southall
Bib ID 263951
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Southall, Ivan, 1921-2008, author
 
Description Leicester : Knight Books, 1975 
©1970 
192 pages ; 18 cm 
ISBN 0340187441
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Kerry White collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Chinaman's Reef was almost a ghost town. Only a few people remained among the deserted ruins because they were either too loyal or too lethargic to leave. But to Cherry, Shane, Normie and Leah the town is important and when, one hot Sunday afternoon, a convoy of bulldozers, prime movers and trailers invades their homes, the children lead the fight to save the town which for them is special.

Notes

For eleven year olds and over.

Cited In

White, v. 2, 8218

Subjects Children's stories, Australian.  |  Rural development -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Copper mines and mining -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Australian

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    NL A 823.3 S726cr
    Copy: NL pbk
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    N A 823.3 S726cr
    Copy: N (bound)
    Main Reading Room
    KW 2432
    Copy: White copy pbk
    Special Collections Reading Room
    MM 3703
    Copy: Muir copy pbk
    Special Collections Reading Room
    MM 3704
    Copy: Muir copy pbk
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