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Lillian Armfield : how Australia's first female detective took on Tilly Devine and the Razor Gangs and changed the face of the force

Author: Leigh S L Straw
Publisher: Sydney, NSW Hachette Australia, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fascinating and unknown story of Australia's first female detective - and a gripping and colourful account of Sydney crime in the 1920s to 1940s.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Named Person: Lillian May Armfield
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leigh S L Straw
ISBN: 9780733638107 0733638104 9780733638114 0733638112
OCLC Number: 1004740042
Description: xiv, 306 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Leigh Straw.

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