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Australian women at war

by Patsy Adam-Smith

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Published by Nelson in Melbourne, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Australia -- History.,
    • Women and war -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Women in war -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Australia -- Armed Forces -- Women -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPatsy Adam-Smith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1822 .A45 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 386 p. :
      Number of Pages386
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2997489M
      ISBN 100170064085
      LC Control Number84254870

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      SOCIAL WORK AND WOMEN’S EQUALITY IN POST-WAR AUSTRALIA Undercurrents of Change Between the late s and the mids there was little open debate about the model of the ‘normal’ Australian family presented by both ‘experts’ and advertisers, or its implications for the slow movement towards equality for women. Heroic Australian Women in War. Astonishing tales of bravery from Gallipoli to Kokoda Nancy Wake remarked: 'The exploits of Australia's women at war have been sadly neglected for years.’ Yet women have suffered, strengthened and defied fear in extraordinary acts of bravery.

        Australian heroines of World War One: Gallipoli, Lemnos and the Western Front Tells the story of eight Australian women working as nurses and journalists through diaries, letters, original photos, paintings and maps. Australian Peace Alliance records, , Contains correspondence of the Sisterhood of International : Is Info. In Australian Women War Reporters, Jeannine Baker provides a much-needed account of the pioneering women who reported from the biggest conflicts of the twentieth century. Two women covered the South African War at the turn of the century, and Louise Mack witnessed the fall of Antwerp in


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Heroic Australian Women in War, by Susanna de Vries, narrated by Beverly Dunn, produced by Bolinda Audio, downloaded from De Vries picks eleven brave Australian women to describe the influence Australian women had in civil life as well as when the country was at war/5.

First published inthis account of the responses of Australian women to war records the experiences and achievements of women in many different occupations during times of war from onwards. Includes a bibliography and an index. The author has published widely. She was awarded the OBE in for services to literature, and the Order of Australia in for services to recording.

1st edition 'Australian Women At War ' by Patsy Adam - Smith. Same author who wrote ' The Anzacs'. If you have read The Anzacs you will know that this author is exacting and heaps of personal story input.

This is the original First Edition large pictorial book. It is excellent. The involvement of Australian women in each war is closely connected to their role in society at different times, and the nature of each war.

Australia has been Australian women at war book in a number of wars including The Boer War (–), World War I (–), World War II (–), The Korean War (–), The Vietnam War (–) and The Gulf War (–). Australian Women At War book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.

Australian Women At War by Patsy Adam - Smith. 30 years ago the original First Edition become a bestseller. Patsy Adam-Smith during her life wrote several books about Australians at war. Her best known book was, ' The Anzacs' published in Patsy was a VAD during WW2.

She died in   As the centenary of World War I concludes inhistorian Melanie Oppenheimer reflects on the role of Australian woman at war, and one particular heroine’s remarkable : Melanie Oppenheimer.

Sourced from Oppenheimer's own research and archival material from the Australian War Memorial, Australian Red Cross archives and State Libraries, Australian Women and War contains accounts of women such as Nursing Sister Nellie Gould in the Boer War and Angela Rhodes, the first Australian Military female air traffic controller to serve in Baghdad during the second Gulf War.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Adam-Smith, Patsy. Australian women at war. Melbourne, Vic.: Nelson, (OCoLC)   The lives of many Australian women changed dramatically between and when there was pressure for young women to participate in the war effort, particularly in the armed services.

Roles for women in WWIIAuthor: Mandy Smith. From intelligence to administration, convoy work to chemical warfare, the Australian Women’s Army Service (AWAS) played a ground-breaking role in the Second World War.

In this excerpt from our May-June issue, author Ann Howard shares some gripping stories of the AWAS from her book, You’ll Be Sorry. Nursing. One of the primary roles for Australian women during the war was nursing.

The Australian Army Nursing Service (AANS) comprised more than nurses during the war, over 2, of whom served outside Australia.

21 AANS nurses died during their war service and a number shortly thereafter. Australian women at war Hardcover – January 1, by Patsy Adam-Smith (Author) › Visit Amazon's Patsy Adam-Smith Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Cited by:   In Australian Women War Reporters, Jeannine Baker provides a much-needed account of the pioneering women who reported from the biggest conflicts of the twentieth women covered the South African War at the turn of the century, and Louise Mack witnessed the fall of Antwerp in Others such Anne Matheson, Lorraine Stumm and Kate Webb wrote about momentous Cited by: 3.

50 Australian Books To Read Before You Die. the book follows a young girl and her family surviving the hardships of World War II. it has become a primary account of the Australian. Book - Australian women at war - The Australian Women's Register - Australian Women's Archives Project is a biographical, bibliographical and archival database of Australian Women with links to related articles and images.

This book explores the stories of the Australian women who served as surgeons, pathologists, anaesthetists and medical officers between and ; Not for glory: a century of service by medical women to the Australian Army and its allies has a chapter Author: Barbara Carswell.

Australian Women in War is an online exhibition listing Australian women, and women's organisations, who offered their assistance in the Boer War, World Wars and subsequent conflicts.

It provides links to biographical, bibliographical and archival information relating to a small selection of these individuals and organisations in the Australian. Australian Women at War by Patsy Adam-Smith ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Melbourne: Nelson, ; ISBN With the cream of Australian women writers contributing to this anthology, contents include: Prelims., List of Illustrations, Introduction, Acks., Abbs., Part 1/ Boer War.

2/ Great War. 3/ Second World War. 4/ Korean War. 5/ Vietnam War. 6/ Gulf War. There are more stories of heroism out of World War II than can ever fit in a school textbook, but hundreds of those stories are written down somewhere for .The book also contains little known accounts of women such as Nurse Ethel Gillingham, one of the only Australian women to be a POW in WWI, and the group of Australian teachers sent to South Africa during the Boer War to work in the internment (concentration) camps.This book records the achievements of our women for all time.

It tells of bravery, self-sacrifice, endurance and devotion. When Patsy Adam-Smith wrote Australian Women at War inher aim was to tap into the memories of all the ‘brave, modest, forgotten women’ while they were still alive, in order to honour them.

Now, for the first time, this iconic volume is republished for an.