Banjo Paterson-The Man Who Wrote Waltzing Matilda

WOODSLANE PRESSISBN: 9781921683473

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Imprint: WOODSLANE PRESS
Author:
Derek Parker
ISBN: 9781921683473
Publication Date: 07/05/2012

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About the Author

<p>Derek Parker has been an editor and critic, and is the author of eight previous biographies. Derek lives in Sydney with his wife Julia, with whom he has co-authored another 28 books on various subjects from astrology to travel.</p><br>

Table of Content

<p>Foreword</p><br><br><p>Introduction</p><br><br><ol><br> <li>Childhood in the Bush</li><br> <li>The Birth of the Banjo</li><br> <li>Waltzing Matilda</li><br> <li>The Banjo at War</li><br> <li>To China and England</li><br> <li>The Banjo and the Breaker</li><br> <li>Again to War</li><br> <li>The Final Years</li><br></ol><br><br><p>A Selection of Banjo Patersons Poetry</p><br><br><ul><br> <li>Waltzing Matilda</li><br> <li>Clancy of the Overflow</li><br> <li>Old Pardon, the Son of Reprieve</li><br> <li>In the Droving Days</li><br> <li>The Man from Snowy River</li><br> <li>Lost</li><br> <li>The Geebung Polo Club</li><br> <li>The Amateur Rider</li><br> <li>Last Week</li><br> <li>Johnsons Antidote</li><br> <li>Father Rileys Horse</li><br> <li>In the Stable</li><br> <li>Old Australian Ways</li><br> <li>Were all Australians Now</li><br> <li>White Cockatoos</li><br> <li>A Bush Christening</li><br> <li>Under the Shadow of Kileys Hill</li><br> <li>Brumbys Run</li><br></ul><br><br><p>The Banjo Paterson Trail</p><br><br><p>Sources</p><br><br><p>Notes</p><br><br><p>Index</p><br>

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