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Big Mobs : the Story of Australian Cattlemen.

Author: Glen McLaren
Publisher: North Fremantle : Fremantle Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Previously overshadowed in the public imagination by notions of American cowboys and the wild west, Big Mobs gives Australian stockmen the place they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian history. From the lonely months on a long cattle drive to the boots they wore and the places they lived in, this comprehensive work provides a fascinating insight into a unique way of life.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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McLaren, Glen.
Big Mobs : The Story of Australian Cattlemen.
North Fremantle : Fremantle Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glen McLaren
ISBN: 9781921888052 1921888059
OCLC Number: 731646669
Description: 1 online resource (525 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; BIG mobs; Acknowledgements; Introduction; The Beginnings; Mustering; Droving; Horses and Breeding; Horsemanship; Saddlery and Harness; Horsebreaking; Draught Animals; Safety and the Use of Firearms; Homesteads, Yards and Fences; Rangeland Management; Equipment and Know-how; Epilogue; Notes; Conversion Table; Glossary; INDEX.

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Previously overshadowed in the public imagination by notions of American cowboys and the wild west, Big Mobs gives Australian stockmen the place they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian history. From the lonely months on a long cattle drive to the boots they wore and the places they lived in, this comprehensive work provides a fascinating insight into a unique way of life.

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