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The valley : a story from the heart of the land

Author: Michael McKernan
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of rural Australia across two centuries, told through the eyes of the people who have lived and worked in a small valley in rural New South Wales.
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Named Person: Les Gilpin; Geoff Sheehan; Fred Collins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael McKernan
ISBN: 9781741758382 1741758386
OCLC Number: 320413721
Description: 268 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Jugiong mystery --
'A typically thrifty Ulsterman' --
Life on the run --
Walking in a cemetary --
Jugiong at war --
Learning his craft --
Jugiong's most famous citizen --
Soldier-settler --
Workers on the land --
New life.
Responsibility: Michael McKernan.

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A history of rural Australia across two centuries. Michael McKernan has listened to the stories of the people of the valley of Jugiong in southern New South Wales. It is a story of great wealth and  Read more...

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