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By Jim Haynes

not just are there many stuff we do not comprehend, we must always by no means be too convinced concerning the issues we're yes we do know.'

From Jim Haynes, considered one of our so much winning and prolific tellers of yarns and bush stories, comes this selection of vintage Australian tales: the unknown, the forgotten, the surprising.

Jim reminds us that issues usually are not constantly as they appear, or as we've got been advised. used to be the Ghan relatively named after the Afghan cameleers? Does that urn that represents that maximum of all wearing clashes among Australia and England rather comprise the ashes of a burnt cricket bail? And who quite is an important Australian who ever lived?

Jim introduces us to the forgotten state developers, artists, poets and nice unknown characters of Australian background and tells the funniest, the main awesome and the quirkiest tales that catch the guts and soul of the Australian spirit.

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