WorldCat Identities

Shimmin, Nicholas L.

Works: 4 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 470 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: PN5516.B87, 070.4332092
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Nicholas L Shimmin
Memoirs of a rebel journalist : the autobiography of Wilfred Burchett by Wilfred G Burchett( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilfred Burchett (1911-1983) was one of Australia's most important and controversial journalists and war correspondents. He grew up in Gippsland and cut cane along the east coast of Australia. Burchett lived through some of the most tumultuous events of the twentieth century and experienced the horrors of Nazi Germany at first hand, before becoming a war correspondent. Wilfred was the first westerner to witness and report to the world on the appalling aftermath of the atomic bomb at Hiroshima and has covered news in many trouble spots in the world. At one stage he was exiled from Australia because he was unable to get a replacement for his lost passport
The making of a Manx literature : regional identity in the writings of Hall Caine and T.E. Brown by Nicholas L Shimmin( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.68 (from 0.68 for Memoirs of ... to 0.86 for The making ...)

Memoirs of a rebel journalist : the autobiography of Wilfred Burchett
Alternative Names
Shimmin, Nick