The Resource Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann

Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann

Label
Dirty secrets : our ASIO files
Title
Dirty secrets
Title remainder
our ASIO files
Statement of responsibility
edited by Meredith Burgmann
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this moving, funny and sometimes chilling book, leading Australians open their ASIO files and read what the state's security apparatus said about them. Writers from across the political spectrum including Mark Aarons, Phillip Adams, Nadia Wheatley, Michael Kirby, Peter Cundall, Gary Foley and Anne Summers confront - and in some cases reclaim - their pasts. Reflecting on the interpretations, observations and proclamations that anonymous officials make about your personal life is not easy. Yet we see outrage mixed with humour, not least as ASIO officers got basic information wrong a lot of th
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ4029.I6
LC item number
D57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burgmann, Meredith
  • Ebooks Corporation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian Security Intelligence Organization
  • Australians
  • Intelligence service
  • Internal security
  • Secret service
  • Australia
Label
Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: The Files -- The Commos And Me / Michael Kirby -- Number C/57/61: What Asio Knew / Anne Summers -- Asio, The Aboriginal Movement And Me / Gary Foley -- The Man In The Red Tie (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / David Stratton -- Fear And Loathing In The Fifties / David Stratton -- Why me? / Dennis Altman -- Joining The Dots: C/58/63 / Rowan Cahill -- I Was A Teenage Bolshevik / Phillip Adams -- My Life In A Distorting Mirror / Jean McLean -- Smashing The State / Jack Waterford -- The Hardy Way (By Alan Hardy) / Frank Hardy -- Very Interested In Theatrics / Alan Hardy -- My Own `Pink File' / Lex Watson -- A Bacon Family Affair (By Wendy Bacon) / Jim Bacon -- State Affairs And Love Affairs / Mark Aarons -- They Just Didn't Care (With Heather Goodall) / Kevin Cook -- Asio And The Postmaster-General / Colin Cooper -- Clive Raleigh Evatt And Asio (By Elizabeth Evatt) / Clive Evatt -- Two Cheers For Asio! / Frances Letters -- I Was A Teenage Trotskyist (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / Verity Burgmann -- The Not-So-Secret Lives Of Others / Peter Murphy -- My Lacklustre Life According To Asio / Tony Reeves -- Postcards From The Secret Police / Tim Anderson -- Lack Of Evidence Proves Nothing / Penny Lockwood -- The Red With The Green Thumb (By Helen Randerson) / Peter Cundall -- The Secret Life Of B/77/26 (And Friends) / Meredith Burgmann
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( 464 pages) :
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781742246819
Isbn Type
(ebook : epdf)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99965420435
System control number
(NhCcYBP)11791430
Label
Dirty secrets : our ASIO files, edited by Meredith Burgmann
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: The Files -- The Commos And Me / Michael Kirby -- Number C/57/61: What Asio Knew / Anne Summers -- Asio, The Aboriginal Movement And Me / Gary Foley -- The Man In The Red Tie (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / David Stratton -- Fear And Loathing In The Fifties / David Stratton -- Why me? / Dennis Altman -- Joining The Dots: C/58/63 / Rowan Cahill -- I Was A Teenage Bolshevik / Phillip Adams -- My Life In A Distorting Mirror / Jean McLean -- Smashing The State / Jack Waterford -- The Hardy Way (By Alan Hardy) / Frank Hardy -- Very Interested In Theatrics / Alan Hardy -- My Own `Pink File' / Lex Watson -- A Bacon Family Affair (By Wendy Bacon) / Jim Bacon -- State Affairs And Love Affairs / Mark Aarons -- They Just Didn't Care (With Heather Goodall) / Kevin Cook -- Asio And The Postmaster-General / Colin Cooper -- Clive Raleigh Evatt And Asio (By Elizabeth Evatt) / Clive Evatt -- Two Cheers For Asio! / Frances Letters -- I Was A Teenage Trotskyist (In Conversation With Meredith Burgmann) / Verity Burgmann -- The Not-So-Secret Lives Of Others / Peter Murphy -- My Lacklustre Life According To Asio / Tony Reeves -- Postcards From The Secret Police / Tim Anderson -- Lack Of Evidence Proves Nothing / Penny Lockwood -- The Red With The Green Thumb (By Helen Randerson) / Peter Cundall -- The Secret Life Of B/77/26 (And Friends) / Meredith Burgmann
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( 464 pages) :
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781742246819
Isbn Type
(ebook : epdf)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99965420435
System control number
(NhCcYBP)11791430

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