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Fred Archer : man of the islands / by Mary Archer Roberts
Bib ID 4200107
Format BookBook
Author
Roberts, Mary Archer, 1921-
 
Description Mudgeeraba, Qld. : David M. Roberts, 2006 
xiv, 484 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, ports. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 9780977592517
Summary

This biography of Fred Palmer Archer was compiled from family records, letters and documents, written by and to Fred Archer during his lifetime.

Notes

Includes index.

"True stories about the life of an Australian returned soldier who became a planter in the islands around Papua & New Guinea and a coastwatcher during and the Second World War."--Cover.

Subjects Archer, Fred Palmer, 1890-1997.  |  Planters' Association of New Guinea -- History.  |  Allied Forces. Southwest Pacific Area. Coastwatchers Unit -- Biography.  |  Australians -- Papua New Guinea -- Biography.  |  Plantation owners -- Papua New Guinea -- Biography.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Papua New Guinea -- Personal narratives, Australian.  |  Papua New Guinea -- History.
Other authors/contributors Roberts, David Maxwell, 1957-
Available From D. M. Roberts, PO Box 776 Mudgeeraba QLD 4213 

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