Kidman

Kidman
Author : Jill Bowen
Publisher : HarperCollins Australia
Total Pages : 50
Release : 2007
ISBN 10 : 9780732286101
ISBN 13 : 0732286107
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

As a barely literate yough of 13, Kidman ran away from home and worked as an odd-job boy in a grog shanty in outback Australia. He went on to become the greatest pastoral landholder in modern history. During his lifetime he acquired a legendary reputation both at home and abroad. This is the story of his life.

Kidman
Language: en
Pages: 50
Authors: Jill Bowen
Categories: Cattle trade
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: HarperCollins Australia

As a barely literate yough of 13, Kidman ran away from home and worked as an odd-job boy in a grog shanty in outback Australia. He went on to become the greates
Kidman The Forgotten King
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Jill Bowen
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-01 - Publisher: HarperCollins Australia

the true story of the greatest pastoral landholder in modern history As a barely literate youth of thirteen, Sidney Kidman ran away from home and worked as an o
The Meat Game
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Richard Maurovic
Categories: Gepps Cross (S. Aust.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Wakefield Press

Tells the story of the Gepps Cross abattoirs and saleyard complex, from its utopian concept through its years of growth and operation to its eventual ruin as a
Legends of the Outback
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Marie Mahood
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-17 - Publisher: Boolarong Press

Heroes, visionaries and eccentrics! Outback writer Marie Mahood is the author of the much loved Icing on the Damper and A Bunch of Strays. In the 1960s she rais
Meanderings in the Bush
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Richard MacMillen
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-15 - Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

The Channel Country is of special interest because its extreme aridity is disrupted unpredictably by summer monsoonal rains, causing massive flooding, and is fo
Australia's Muslim Cameleers
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Philip Jones
Categories: Afghans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Wakefield Press

Between 1870 and 1920 as many as 2000 cameleers and 20,000 camels arrived in Australia from Afghanistan and northern India. Australia's Muslim Cameleers is a ri
Australian Farming Families
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Deb Hunt
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-01 - Publisher: Macmillan Publishers Aus.

'This is a book about the human aspects of life on the land - the stories of success and failure, life and love, of hardship and celebration - and the passion a
Lake Eyre Basin Rivers
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Richard Kingsford
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12 - Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

Water is scarce in the Lake Eyre Basin in the heart of Australia. The region goes through natural cycles of boom and bust, and the flooding of the basin rivers
Desert Channels
Language: en
Pages: 353
Authors: CSIRO Publishing
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-05 - Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

Desert Channels is a book that combines art, science and history to explore the ‘impulse to conserve’ in the distinctive Desert Channels country of south-we
The Outback Vs the Wild West
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Jack Drake
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Boolarong Press