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My droving days : life on the long paddock

Author: Peter Moore; Shirley Moore
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Peter Moore left the city behind in 1952 to become part of a dying breed - a long-distance drover. We follow his progress through the 1950s as he rubs shoulders with the larger-than-life characters - and their dogs and horses - who trekked along the outback stock routes of western Queensland and News South Wales. -- back cvoer.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Peter Moore; Peter Moore
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Moore; Shirley Moore
ISBN: 9781742379876 1742379877 9781760110963 1760110965
OCLC Number: 798342634
Description: 232 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 21 cm
Contents: Peter Moore left the city behind in 1952 to become part of a dying breed --
a long distance drover. In My Droving Days we follow his progress through the 1950s as he rubs shoulders with the larger-than-life characters --
and their dogs and horses --
who trekked along the outback stock routes of western Queensland and New South Wales. My Droving Days captures the real taste of the outback and the vanishing world of the overlanders, bulldust and all.
Responsibility: Peter Moore & Shirley Moore.

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