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Unlocking Historys Secrets: Journeys along the Canberra Regions Heritage Trails Graeme Barrow

Unlocking Historys Secrets: Journeys along the Canberra Regions Heritage Trails

Graeme Barrow

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The history of the Canberra region comes alive in this book when Graeme Barrow takes motorists on ten heritage trails north, east and south of the Australian Capital Territory. Governors and novices, bishops and bushrangers, squatters and selectorsMoreThe history of the Canberra region comes alive in this book when Graeme Barrow takes motorists on ten heritage trails north, east and south of the Australian Capital Territory. Governors and novices, bishops and bushrangers, squatters and selectors -- all figure in these pages.Some pray, others shoot to kill.Under discussion are homesteads, cathedrals, war memorials, churches by the dozen, monuments to local worthies, railway stations, pubs and the sleepers in country graveyards. The author believes we dash through the countryside oblivious to the fascinating historical material all around us.So he has set out to uncover these secrets for us,.Graeme Barrow is a self-employed Canberra journalist. This is his twentieth book.