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Outback Heroes: Australia's Greatest Bush Stories

3.92  ·  Rating Details  ·  12 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
The men and women you'll meet in this fascinating book come in all shapes and sizes, from convicts and engineers to cattleduffers and anthropologists. These remarkable Australians share an extraordinary ability to survive the rigours of the bush.

In Outback Heroes, Evan McHugh brings together his favourite ripping yarns from the Australian frontier. He begins with escaped c
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Paperback, 317 pages
Published 2004 by Viking (Penguin Group)
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Nicole Alexander
Jan 20, 2015 Nicole Alexander rated it really liked it
If you like Australian bush history and you've not read much within the genre non-fiction wise then I'd heartedly recommend this work. Most of the stories are well-known but if you're new to these types of the works you'll find this book enlightening.
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Jun 30, 2015 Suzanne Bowditch rated it liked it
Very informative, well written
Brian
Aug 11, 2012 Brian rated it really liked it
You think that whoever put this up would have at least used the author's name, not the title of the book.... shame really

The book itself is a really easy-to-read lightweight rendition of some of Australia's fabled outback heroes. Definitely worth a read.
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Aug 23, 2009 Karl rated it it was amazing
A must read for those of us with a love for Australia and its history.
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