A Fortunate Life

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Viking Penguin Incorporated, 1984 - Australia - 342 pages
Describes the author's experiences growing up on the West Australian frontier, working as an itinerant rural laborer, and fighting in World War I

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Why did no-one ever shove this book in my face and tell me how brilliant it is???! Do yourself a favour and read it now! It will get you right from the start. An absolutely fascinating account of life ... Read full review

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The cover blurb promised "A true classic of Australian literature..." - which is thankfully not undeserved hyperbole at all. The author lived a life with many hardships - especially his poverty ... Read full review

Contents

A Prelude
5
The Journey Begins
8
On The Goldfields
12
Copyright

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