Horsemen of the First Frontier (1788-1900) and the Serpent's Legacy

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Volcanic Productions, 2005 - Horsemen and horsewomen - 542 pages
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This book covers the history of the horse in New South Wales from the First Fleet to 1900. Section 1 is devoted to the county of Cumberland up to 1860 and discusses horse owners and breeders among the military and civil officers, merchants and free settlers, emancipists and currency lads. The next four sections are devoted to the western districts, Hunter valley, northern NSW and the southern highlands.
  

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Contents

John Macarthur Thomas Rowley William Kent George Johnston Nicholas Bayly William Cox
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Richard Atkins John Palmer Dr DArcy Wentworth John Piper Samuel Marsden
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Robert Campbell Charles Hook Aspinall Browne Co Richard Jones James Bettington
130
Chapter Seven The Currency Lads
164
SECTION
187
SECTION THREE
223
SECTION FOUR
303
SECTION FIVE
359
SECTION
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Chapter Thirteen Trend to breeding thoroughbreds 18401900
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SECTION EIGHT
455
BIBLIOGRAPHY
481
Horses
509
Studs Stations Townhouses 5 31
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