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Famous detective stories : true tales of Australian crime

Label
Famous detective stories : true tales of Australian crime
Title
Famous detective stories
Title remainder
true tales of Australian crime
Title variation
True tales of Australian crime
Contributor
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the notorious Louisa Collins in 1880s NSW, who murdered two husbands with rat poison, to a blazing shoot-out featuring prominent underworld figure Antonio Martini at Taronga Zoo in the 1940s, this book features stories of true crimes that shocked and thrilled the Australian public. In this new book, stories of love triangles, murders, great escapes, slave trading and robberies are paired with newspaper cuttings of the crimes, allowing the reader to delve deeper into each case
Member of
ZGrT748P_ng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Famous detective stories (Magazine)
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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National Library of Australia
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  • Crime
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal investigation
  • Crime
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal investigation
  • Pulp literature, Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
Famous detective stories : true tales of Australian crime
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in the magazine "Famous Detective Stories" between 1946-1954
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p225837091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
177 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780642278906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits, facsimiles
Label
Famous detective stories : true tales of Australian crime
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in the magazine "Famous Detective Stories" between 1946-1954
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
p225837091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
177 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780642278906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits, facsimiles

Library Locations

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      895 Beaufort Street, Inglewood, 6052, AU
      -31.921066 115.885610
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