The Resource A mother's story, Rosie Batty with Bryce Corbett ; read by Rosie Batty

A mother's story, Rosie Batty with Bryce Corbett ; read by Rosie Batty

Label
A mother's story
Title
A mother's story
Statement of responsibility
Rosie Batty with Bryce Corbett ; read by Rosie Batty
Title variation
mothers story
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Rosie Batty knows pain no woman should have to suffer. Her son was killed by his father in a violent incident in February 2014, a horrendous event that shocked not only the nation, but the world. Greg Anderson murdered his 11-year-old son Luke and was then shot by police at the Tyabb cricket oval. Rosie had suffered years of family violence, and had had intervention and custody orders in place in an effort to protect herself and her son. She believes the killing was Greg's final act of control over her. Since the events of last February, Rosie has become an outspoken crusader against domestic violence, winning hearts and mind all over Australia with her compassion, courage, grace and forgiveness. In the wake of the tragedy, Rosie's advocacy work has forced an unprecedented national focus on family violence, with the Victorian Labor government establishing Australia's first royal commission into family violence, and committing a further 30 million dollars over four years to protect women and children at high risk of family violence. The then Victorian Police Commissioner Ken Lay called it 'the Rosie Batty factor'. In January 2015, Rosie was named Australian of the Year, 2015. Inspiring, heartfelt and profoundly moving, this is Rosie's story
Summary
Rosie Batty knows pain no woman should have to suffer. Her son was killed by his father in a violent incident in February 2014, a horrendous event that shocked not only the nation, but the world. Greg Anderson murdered his 11-year-old son Luke and was then shot by police at the Tyabb cricket oval. Rosie had suffered years of family violence, and had had intervention and custody orders in place in an effort to protect herself and her son. She believes the killing was Greg's final act of control over her
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10470745
Cataloging source
VALP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Batty, Rosie
Dewey number
362.8292092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read byRosie Batty
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Corbett, Bryce
  • Australian Broadcasting Corporation
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batty, Rosie
  • Batty, Luke
  • Abused wives
  • Family violence
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A mother's story, Rosie Batty with Bryce Corbett ; read by Rosie Batty
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000055411307
Dimensions
12 cm ; in container.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
MP3 edition ; Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (MP3 CD) (8 hr., 56 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781489052827
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
MP3 cds can only be played on MP3 compatible sound systems
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A mother's story, Rosie Batty with Bryce Corbett ; read by Rosie Batty
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000055411307
Dimensions
12 cm ; in container.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
MP3 edition ; Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (MP3 CD) (8 hr., 56 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781489052827
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
MP3 cds can only be played on MP3 compatible sound systems
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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