Get Big Mobs: The Story of Australian Cattlemen PDF

By Glen McLaren

ISBN-10: 1459618610

ISBN-13: 9781459618619

Previously overshadowed within the public mind's eye via notions of yank cowboys and the wild west, Australian stockmen are given where they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian historical past during this insightful learn. From the lonely months on a protracted livestock force to the boots they wore and the locations they lived in, the stockmen and their specified lifestyle is intelligently explored during this entire work.

Show description

Read or Download Big Mobs: The Story of Australian Cattlemen PDF

Best australian & oceanian history books

Get You'll Never Take Me Alive PDF

A vintage story of betrayal, injustice and vengeance from the roaring days of the Victorian gold rush. 'I'm now not a legal. i have been pushed to this lifestyles . .. i used to be held for a month in gaol, an blameless guy. whereas i used to be away me spouse ran away with a policeman . .. Then i used to be arrested for the mail trainer theft and held one other month earlier than i used to be set free on bail.

Download e-book for kindle: Wellington's Men in Australia: Peninsular War Veterans and by C. Wright

An exploration of the little-known but traditionally vital emigration of British military officials to the Australian colonies within the aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars. The booklet seems on the major impression they made at a time of serious colonial growth, really in new south Wales with its transition from a convict colony to a loose society.

Download e-book for kindle: Australian Battalion Commanders in the Second World War by Garth Pratten

In Australian Battalion Commanders within the moment international struggle, Garth Pratten explores, for the 1st time, the heritage, position and behavior of the commanding officials of Australian infantry battalions in global struggle II. regardless of their very important function because the lynchpins of the battlefield, uniting the senior officials with the warriors who fought, the battalion commanders have formerly bought scant cognizance in modern army heritage.

Download e-book for iPad: Asia Pacific in the Age of Globalization (Palgrave Macmillan by R. Johnson

The essays during this quantity research United States-East Asian family members within the framework of worldwide heritage, incorporating clean insights which were provided via students on such subject matters as globalization, human rights, historic reminiscence, and trans-cultural relations.

Additional resources for Big Mobs: The Story of Australian Cattlemen

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Big Mobs: The Story of Australian Cattlemen by Glen McLaren


by James
4.3

Rated 4.65 of 5 – based on 49 votes