Great Australian Shearing Stories

Author(s): Bill Marsh
Original Publish Date: Apr 01, 2011
Product Number: EB00635453
Released: Feb 16, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780730495970
Publisher: ABC Books
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A selection of stories from shearers in South Australia, New South Wales and Queensland.In late 1999, Bill 'Swampy' Marsh began to collect shearing stories. When he was interviewed by ABC Radio broadcaster Colin Munro on SUMMER ALL OVER, dozens of people phoned in with their own tales. this book is a collection of those yarns.the world of shearing is filled with outback stations, larrikins, roustabouts, sagacious dogs and babbling brooks whose blood is worth bottling.

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