Forty-Five Years Experience in North Queensland 1861-1905
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Media: DATA CD - 1 CD (174 pages)
Author: W. Hill
Year: (1907) 2007
Publisher: Archive Digital Books Australasia
'Forty-Five Years Experience in North Queensland' is the written memoirs of W.R.O. Hill from when he was a young boy in England from 1844 through to his experiences in Queensland in 1861 to 1905.
The book records incidents and adventures from his life as the son of a prison governor to his life as a Mounted Policeman, Station Manager and worker, and Police Magistrate throughout North Queensland.
Giving accounts of many people he met and details of several major crimes the author was involved in solving, this book is an interesting read and will prove useful to people interested in early Queenslands history from an original point of view.
This CD contains high quality scanned images of the whole of the original book, and has been bookmarked for easy navigation. Pages can be searched, browsed, enlarged and printed out if required.
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Click here to download a file of sample pages from this book. Right click on the link and select "save as" - to a location on your hard drive. The sampler can be opened, navigated and searched as with the full CD file/s. Sample files usually contain the title page, contents, some introductory pages and sample pages from the body of the book. Often the complete index from the original book is included.