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by A. B Facey
Author: A. B Facey
Publisher: Penguin Books; Reprint edition (1981)
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Bert Facey survived the battles at Gallipoli in World War I, the loss of his farm in the Depression and the death of his son in World War II – yet still felt that his life was fortunate.
Bert Facey survived the battles at Gallipoli in World War I, the loss of his farm in the Depression and the death of his son in World War II – yet still felt that his life was fortunate. A classic in Australian writing, A Fortunate Life has now been specially adapted for young readers. I dedicate this book. to the memory of my wife, Evelyn.
A Fortunate Life is an autobiography by Albert Facey published in 1981, nine months before his death. It chronicles his early life in Western Australia, his experiences as a private during the Gallipoli campaign of World War I and his return to civilian life after the war. It also documents his extraordinary life of hardship, loss, friendship and love. During the initial days of its publication, Albert Facey became a nationwide celebrity
B Facey’s ’A Fortunate Life’
B Facey’s ’A Fortunate Life’. The award-winning autobiography, adapted for stage and performed LIVE in WA Cinemas.
Penguin Books a fortunate life A. B. Facey was born in 1894 and grew up on the Kalgoorlie goldfields and in the wheat-belt of Western Australia. Illustrations by robert juniper.
A Fortunate Life book. I have to say this is a thoroughly thoughtfully told life story, of Albert Barnett Facey, an Australian born in 1894. The mere fact we are able to read the story of his remarkable life is testament to his hard work and tenacity; having taught himself to read and write. Albert had a hard life, being forced to work laboriously from age 9, working his little heart out for I picked up this by recommendation of my daughter, and the owner of Dymocks when spending a Christmas voucher.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Born in 1894, Albert Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli.
A Fortunate Life Book Synopsis: Born in 1894, Albert Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine today, Facey always saw his life as a ‘fortunate’ one. A true classic of Australian literature, his simply written autobiography is an inspiration. It is the story of a life lived to the full – the extraordinary journey of an ordinary man. (Penguin Australian Classics).
A B Facey Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine today, Facey always .
Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine today, Facey always saw his life as a 'fortunate' one. Over 800,000 copies sold Now in it's 97th reprint. Why did no-one ever shove this book in my face and tell me how brilliant it is??! Do yourself a favour and read it now! It will get you right from the start.
A Fortunate Life (adapted). Facey A B. Год: 2013. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. 1. A Fortune for Kregen.