Australian History Live

Author(s): Ian Warden

Australian

This book is a collection of virtual time-travellings back to Australiae(tm)s past. AustralianHistory Live! is a compelling look at Australian history using first person accounts asreported in the press and in journals and diaries. Included in the collection are grippingaccounts of occasions both great and minor. Here you can find the heart wrenchingaccount of a bewildered little terrier dog refusing to leave the bayoneted dead body ofits master just killed at the Eureka Stockade. Read an amazing description of BertHinkler landing his absurdly tiny little aeroplane (hee(tm)d just flown it across the world in aworld-record time) on the straight at Flemington Racecourse. Share scientist FrancisRatcliffee(tm)s experience of being caught and shaken by a very wild willy-willy.


 


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780642277787
  • : National Library of Australia
  • : National Library of Australia
  • : January 2013
  • : August 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 291
  • : Ian Warden