The Resource A fortunate life

A fortunate life

Label
A fortunate life
Title
A fortunate life
Contributor
Actor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"At eight years old, an impoverished Bert Facey was forced to start the backbreaking, dawn-to-dusk life of a farm labourer. Unschooled, his father dead, abandoned by his mother, by the age of twenty he had survived the rigours of pioneering the harsh Australian bush and the slaughter of the bloody WWI campaign at Gallipoli"--Container
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rated: PG
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Bill Kerr, Dorothy Allison, Dale Randall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1982
  • 1925-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Facey, A. B.
  • Kerr, Bill
  • Allison, Dorothy
Runtime
367
Series statement
Classic Australian stories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Facey, A. B.
  • Men
  • World War, 1914-1918
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A fortunate life
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label: A fortunate life
  • "DAVID2851."
  • Based on the novel by A.B. Facey
Carrier category
videodisc
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Contents
Part I: Starting out (1897-1905) -- Part II: Bush schooling (1905-1908) -- Part III: Journey (1908-1914) -- Part IV: Providence (1914-196)
Control code
34325876
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
2 DVD-videos (approximately 367 min.)
Media category
video
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DAVID2851
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 34325876
  • (Sirsi) 34325876
System details
DVD ; All regions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A fortunate life
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label: A fortunate life
  • "DAVID2851."
  • Based on the novel by A.B. Facey
Carrier category
videodisc
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Contents
Part I: Starting out (1897-1905) -- Part II: Bush schooling (1905-1908) -- Part III: Journey (1908-1914) -- Part IV: Providence (1914-196)
Control code
34325876
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
2 DVD-videos (approximately 367 min.)
Media category
video
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DAVID2851
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 34325876
  • (Sirsi) 34325876
System details
DVD ; All regions
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Karrinyup LibraryBorrow it
      Davenport Street , Karrinyup, 6018, AU
      -31.876002 115.778403
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      21 Sudbury Road, Mirrabooka, 6061, AU
      -31.868936 115.859442
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