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Adventurers, Pioneers and Misfits
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jim Haynes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03 - Publisher:

From an eccentric musical genius to an escaped convict who ended up Japan, Jim Haynes reveals some of Australia's most amazing, and sometimes unbelievable, true life stories
Adventurers, Pioneers and Misfits
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jim Haynes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-03 - Publisher: Allen & Unwin

The petty thief . . . who escaped Van Diemen's Land, twice, stole the government brig and set sail for Japan, where, by the Shogun's decree, all foreigners were to be executed. The world's best cricketer . . . a champion of Aboriginal people who 'invented' Aussie Rules, survived the
Adventurers, Pioneers and Misfits
Language: en
Pages: 471
Authors: Jim Haynes (Australian author and entertainer)
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

From an eccentric musical genius to an escaped convict who ended up Japan, Jim Haynes reveals some of Australia's most amazing, and sometimes unbelievable, true life stories.
Adventurers, Pioneers and Misfits
Language: en
Pages: 453
Authors: Jim Haynes (Australian author and entertainer)
Categories: Australia
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

From an eccentric musical genius to an escaped convict who ended up Japan, Jim Haynes reveals some of Australia's most amazing, and sometimes unbelievable, true life stories.
Great Furphies of Australian History
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jim Haynes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-02 - Publisher: Allen & Unwin

Jim Haynes upturns some of the long-held myths of Australian history with surprising results. With all the skills of the master storyteller that he is, Jim Haynes exposes some of the great myths of Australian history. Did you know that Portuguese and Spanish explorers probably found the east coast of