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Mayhem and Murder in Pioneering Queensland: True Stories of Real Mysteries

Tony Matthews

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ISBN 10: 1875998837 / ISBN 13: 9781875998838
Published by Central Queensland University Press, 2000
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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248 p. Includes: illustrations, maps, index, bibliography. 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # ABE.0007375

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Title: Mayhem and Murder in Pioneering Queensland: ...

Publisher: Central Queensland University Press

Publication Date: 2000

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Very Good

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Sensational tales from Queensland's rough-and-ready pioneering days. Truth is indeed stranger than fiction. Here are dozens of true stories about cruel times of passion and greed, and about the relentless and sometimes merciless process of the law. - Murder by strychnine - Escaped convicts - Buried alive - Lost treasures - Highway robberies - Lynch law - Brutal executions - Gold fever - True whodunnits This fascinating book is based on Dr Tony Matthews' popular historical broadcasts on ABC Radio.

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