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              Books by Evan Mchugh

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              The Shearers: The Story of Australia, told from the woolsheds
               

              The Shearers: The Story of Australia, told from the woolsheds (Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

              • RRP: $24.99
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              ISBN 9780143574118
              Published AU 18 Jul 2016
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              My Australian Story: Black Sunday

              My Australian Story: Black Sunday (Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

              • RRP: $16.99
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              Nipper only wants to be one thing: a lifesaver. In his world they're larger than life, walking, talking heroes. He's too young, but he starts to train in secret, challenging himself in the Bondi surf. But his secret comes to light one hot Sunday in 1938 - a day that was to become... infamous.
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              ISBN 9781743627990
              Published AU 1 Aug 2016
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age Children
              Series My Australian Story
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              Bushrangers
               

              Bushrangers (Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              From the first convict runaways to the spectacular showdown that ended Ned Kelly's career, Evan McHugh delivers true tales of daring exploits and a cast of roguish characters who blazed their place into Australian history. These are incredible stories of the men - and women - who... achieved fame not just by what they did, but by the way they did it, many of them lifting themselves from downtrodden underdogs to self-made heroes. There are heroic figures like Cash and Company, the prince of bushrangers Matthew Brady, Bold Jack Donohue, brave Ben Hall, Captain Thunderbolt and of course, Ned Kelly. But there are also villains like Pearce the Cannibal, Jeffries the Monster and 'Mad Dog' Morgan. Bushrangers is as fast paced as a stolen thoroughbred and as arresting as a squad of troopers. Through extensive first-hand accounts and gripping detail about Australia's lawless past, bestselling author Evan McHugh brings a fresh perspective to a turbulent era of crime, defiance and emerging Australia identity.
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              ISBN 9780143567301
              Published AU 26 Apr 2012
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Outback Legends

              Outback Legends (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

              • RRP: $35.00
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              If you haven't heard of these Aussie living legends yet, you'll be glad to meet them now. This book is a unique celebration of the outback country characters who have come to national attention for their achievements and contributions, such as graziers, medical professionals, poe...ts and shearers. Subjects include boxer Fred Brophy, Australia's top shearer Shannon Warnest, rural poet Murray Hartin and mother of the Barkly, Bernadette Burke.
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              ISBN 9780143797296
              Published AU 31 Jul 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Shipwrecks: Australia's Greatest Maritime Disasters
               

              Shipwrecks: Australia's Greatest Maritime Disasters (Paperback, New title)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              From the first wreck in 1622 off Western Australia to the tradegy of the 1998 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race, this book captures all the drama of Australia's maritime history. McHugh has made extensive use of first-hand accounts and contemporary records and also delves into the myst...eries & controversies that surround so many of the wrecks.
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              ISBN 9780143000396
              Published AU 1 Mar 2005
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Birdsville: My year in the back of beyond
               

              Birdsville: My year in the back of beyond (Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              After nearly 10 years researching and writing about the heroes and pioneers of Australia's outback Evan McHugh decided it was time to sample the dust himself, so he packed up his Sydney home, bought a 4-wheel drive and headed off with his wife to live in Birdsville for a year.

              ISBN 9780143203285
              Published AU 28 Jun 2010
              Publisher Penguin
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              1606: An epic adventure
               

              1606: An epic adventure (Paperback, New title)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              1606 marked the first European sighting of Australia, when the Dutch ship Duyfken landed on Cape York. This book tells the stories of the seafaring explorers, shipwrecks and mutinies that followed, including the voyages of Torres and La Perouse, Dampier and D'Entrecasteaux.

              ISBN 9780868408668
              Published AU 1 Mar 2006
              Publisher UNSW Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series New South Books
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              The Drovers
               

              The Drovers (Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              Deals with the hapless convicts attempting to round up the First Fleet's escaped cattle on foot; overlanders blazing through trackless wilderness to supply the vast stations carved from the bush; stockmen who risked blizzards to bring cattle to alpine pastures; and, drovers who c...rossed the Australian continent behind the largest mobs of cattle.
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              ISBN 9780143205296
              Published AU 29 Aug 2011
              Publisher Penguin
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              Outback Pioneers: Great Achievers of the Australian Bush

              Outback Pioneers: Great Achievers of the Australian Bush (Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              From the author of Outback Heroes comes Outback Pioneers with stories such as The Flying Doctors, and much more.

              ISBN 9780143010760
              Published AU 26 Oct 2009
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Outback Heroes: Australia's Greatest Bush Stories

              Outback Heroes: Australia's Greatest Bush Stories (Paperback)

              By Mchugh, Evan

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              Presents the stories of outback heroes, from escaped convict William Buckley, through to the trainer of stock horses that starred in the 2000 Olympics opening ceremony. This collection of true stories of courage and ingenuity, aims to remind how the Australian character was forge...d through encounters with the bush, desert and outback.
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              ISBN 9780143003717
              Published AU 1 Aug 2005
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
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