Warehouse Stock Clearance Sale

Grab a bargain today!

Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part 1. Stranger Than Fiction

A Few Ghosts and Some Colonial Corruption

When The End of the World Was Nigh . . . Perhaps

The Act That Brought the House Down

Two Incredible 'All-rounders'

The Woman Who Murdered His Wife

The Overland Mail

The Girl With Peculiar Dark Eyes

The Tumultuous, Triumphant and Tragic Life of Tom Wills

The Lonely Ghost of Lady Elliot Island

Part 2. Royal Visitors Beware!

The Prince's Braces, the Irish Madman and the Nurses

The Convict King of Iceland

The Princes Who Saw a Ghost

The Nazi 'Digger' Prince

Part 3. Lest We Forget

Private Leak, the Larrikin

Fighting Our Friends-the Battle of Brisbane

Turning the Tide

The Most Confused Battle Area in World History

The Enemy We Simply Didn't Understand

Part 4. Those Magnificent Women And Men

Some Aussie Ups and Downs

The Scandalous Flying Tassels

The Boy Who Watched the Ibis

The Girl from Hull

Acknowledgements

About the Author

Jim Haynes has travelled far and wide to meet and interview the people whose stories make up his books. Before becoming a professional entertainer, song writer and verse writer in 1988, Jim taught writing, literature, history and drama in schools and universities from outback NSW to Britain and back again. He is the author of many Great Australian titles, including books on railways, aviation and horse racing. His is one of the country's most prolific and successful Australian authors.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top