By Barry Dickens
Ordinary Heroes is the results of a 12 months at the highway in a battered Kingswood, looking for stories of struggle. It files Barry Dickins's remarkably frank interviews with usual Australians who stumbled on themselves stuck up in essentially the most nightmarish occasions of the 20th century. With them we return to the trenches at Gallipoli, revisit the Burma–Thailand railway and event the phobia of being stranded within the jungles of Vietnam. those are delicate tales from particularly reluctant heroes who observed what they did as not anything greater than duty.
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