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Bushrangers [electronic resource] : Australia's Wild Colonial Boys. Kenneth Muir.

Muir, Kenneth. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780864272904 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: 1.
  • Publisher: Brisbane : Trocadero , 2013.

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Summary, etc.: This is the story of the wild colonial boys — the bushrangers who terrorised the highways and back roads of regional Australia for a century from 1788.This diverse group of criminals varied from 'gentlemen' to outright psychopaths, from hold-up merchants to murderers. The book relates how their very diverse circumstances drove them into lives of crime and celebrity status among the colonial population.Bushrangers were a handful of fugitives, living on their wits, who came to epitomise the Australian spirit of rebellion.
System Details Note: Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3319 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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