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The Resource Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth

Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth

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Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre
Title
Denny Day
Title remainder
the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre
Statement of responsibility
Terry Smyth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [306]-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction: The wilderness - The vicar's son -- Blood for blood -- A red feather -- Mutiny and misery -- First football -- Some bones and a Manilla hat -- The postmaster's daughter -- The gateway -- Masters of the plains -- A fine place for scoundrels -- The greater glory -- Courage and caprice -- The other Waterloo -- The bare bones -- The unlikely event -- Cometh the man -- Count Bobby -- Tracks of naked feet -- Sword and pistol, rope and fire -- I knew a little boy named Charley -- Seduced by the devil -- Poisoned pens -- A fall from grace -- Seeking John Henry -- Too dark to tell -- The scourge -- The carnival -- A reckoning -- We have not reigned a day -- Silver dishes and gamebirds -- Miracles and wonder -- Mal de mer -- No turning back -- Shame and redemption -- Holy war -- Quite a lady -- One of those days -- Finding John Henry -- Free at last -- Afterword -- Notes -- References -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
000057265086
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 339 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780857986825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)946610340
Label
Denny Day : the life and times of Australia's greatest lawman - the forgotten hero of the Myall Creek Massacre, Terry Smyth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [306]-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction: The wilderness - The vicar's son -- Blood for blood -- A red feather -- Mutiny and misery -- First football -- Some bones and a Manilla hat -- The postmaster's daughter -- The gateway -- Masters of the plains -- A fine place for scoundrels -- The greater glory -- Courage and caprice -- The other Waterloo -- The bare bones -- The unlikely event -- Cometh the man -- Count Bobby -- Tracks of naked feet -- Sword and pistol, rope and fire -- I knew a little boy named Charley -- Seduced by the devil -- Poisoned pens -- A fall from grace -- Seeking John Henry -- Too dark to tell -- The scourge -- The carnival -- A reckoning -- We have not reigned a day -- Silver dishes and gamebirds -- Miracles and wonder -- Mal de mer -- No turning back -- Shame and redemption -- Holy war -- Quite a lady -- One of those days -- Finding John Henry -- Free at last -- Afterword -- Notes -- References -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
000057265086
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 339 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780857986825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)946610340

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