The Resource Albert of Adelaide

Albert of Adelaide

Label
Albert of Adelaide
Title
Albert of Adelaide
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Albert is a duck-billed platypus, who has escaped from a zoo in Adelaide to look for somewhere that may, or may not, exist: Old Australia, a place where humans never venture, and animals still rule. Albert knows it's somewhere in the middle of the Outback - not the ideal habitat for a water-loving animal - but now he's lost and close to death. He's saved, though, by Jack, a pyromaniac, sardine-loving wombat, who promptly gets him into even worse trouble taking him to a marsupial-only bar run by a kangaroo called O'Hanlin, getting him drunk and then burning the bar down. And this is just the be
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Howard L
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3601.N5437
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Platypus
  • Zoo animals
  • Survival
  • Australia
  • Platypus
  • Survival
  • Zoo animals
  • Australia
Label
Albert of Adelaide
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Preface; 1 Desert crossing; 2 Jack the Wombat; 3 Stones that speak; 4 Ponsby Station; 5 The evil gin does; 6 About the night before; 7 Alone again; 8 The Gates of Hell; 9 Bertram and Theodore; 10 TJ; 11 Every paw turned against him; 12 A paradise lost; 13 Bushrangers; 14 Last stand of the fusiliers; 15 On brown snakes and bandicoots; 16 The platypus gang; 17 The wages of sin; 18 "We didn't have any choice"; 19 Good-bye to Barton Springs; 20 "They ate Alvin"; 21 A circus tent; 22 The Famous Muldoon; 23 Dingoes; 24 Moonlight and laundry
  • 25 A platypus unleashed26 Good intentions; 27 Marsupials forever; 28 An illusion of the present; 29 The winners; 30 A lesson in history; 31 The distant mountain
Control code
ocn804665200
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847657886
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
83C5E760-98AD-43A3-894E-7C9D853FD0BC
System control number
(OCoLC)804665200
Label
Albert of Adelaide
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Preface; 1 Desert crossing; 2 Jack the Wombat; 3 Stones that speak; 4 Ponsby Station; 5 The evil gin does; 6 About the night before; 7 Alone again; 8 The Gates of Hell; 9 Bertram and Theodore; 10 TJ; 11 Every paw turned against him; 12 A paradise lost; 13 Bushrangers; 14 Last stand of the fusiliers; 15 On brown snakes and bandicoots; 16 The platypus gang; 17 The wages of sin; 18 "We didn't have any choice"; 19 Good-bye to Barton Springs; 20 "They ate Alvin"; 21 A circus tent; 22 The Famous Muldoon; 23 Dingoes; 24 Moonlight and laundry
  • 25 A platypus unleashed26 Good intentions; 27 Marsupials forever; 28 An illusion of the present; 29 The winners; 30 A lesson in history; 31 The distant mountain
Control code
ocn804665200
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847657886
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
83C5E760-98AD-43A3-894E-7C9D853FD0BC
System control number
(OCoLC)804665200

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