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Bird, David S. (David Samuel.)

Overview
Works: 6 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 196 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DU116, 320.54099409
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David S Bird
Nazi dreamtime : Australian enthusiasts for Hitler's Germany by David S Bird( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nazi Dreamtime is the ground-breaking story of extreme-right, ultra-nationalist thought and practice in Australia in the period immediately before and during the Second World War. It focuses on those native-born Australians who were attracted to the ideology of Nazism in Germany from 1933"--Publisher's website
J.A. Lyons, the tame Tasmanian : appeasement and rearmament in Australia, 1932-39 by David S Bird( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the neglected career of Australian prime minister, Joseph Lyons. It is a dramatic story set in the turbulent 1930s and involves many well-known figures, as well as many more obscure. It accounts a quest for peace which involved efforts in Washington, London, Tokyo and Rome - one man's struggle for the security of his country
"Aryan Australia" in the national curriculum by David S Bird( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the linkages of Percy 'Inky' Stephensen with the Day of Mourning protest, 1938; outlines Stephensen's biographical background and association with pro-Nazi politics in Australia; influence in Jack Patten and William Ferguson and Aboriginal Progressive Association; use of the Black Caucasian theory (Basedow) - Aborigines as the origin of the Aryan race; Stephensen's criticism of Australia?s treatment of the Aborigines; foundation of the journal 'Abo Call'; critique of the use of the 'Day of Mourning' in the nation curriculum
The adventure of military life : a century of the Camberwell Grammar Cadets, 1888-1988 by David S Bird( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

J.A. Lyons, the tame Tasmanian : a study in Australian foreign and defence policy, 1932-39 by David S Bird( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A sense of Tasmania : post-war Tasmanian writers - their sense of place and analysis of the Tasmanian condition$dby David Samuel Bird by David S Bird( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.72 (from 0.64 for A sense of ... to 0.96 for "Aryan Aus ...)

J.A. Lyons, the tame Tasmanian : appeasement and rearmament in Australia, 1932-39
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English (12)