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Hidden heroes : celebrating the women who have shaped the Adelaide Lithuanian community / edited by Birutė Beal, Jūratė Grigonis, Edita Meškauskaitė, Daina Pocius
Bib ID 8657548
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description Adelaide : [Daina Pocius], 2022 
vii, 275 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 9780648969211 (paperback)
0648969215
Summary

Annotation. Hidden Heroes records the lives of some of the many remarkable women who have been a vital part of the Adelaide Lithuanian Community. Seventy-three women's stories are told; from the war hero, the homemakers, nurses, doctors, teachers and patriots. Discover what motivated and inspired them to volunteer for the community. Hidden Heroes also include the history of the women's groups formed in Adelaide.As their stories are uncovered, we realise they are more than just women; they are the heroes in our community's history and they shall no longer be hidden.

Notes

Includes index.

Subjects Lithuanians -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- Biography.  |  Women immigrants -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- Biography.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Pocius, Daina, editor  |  Beal, Birutė, editor  |  Grigonis, Jurate, editor  |  Meškauskaitė, Edita, editor
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