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Product Description: For centuries before the arrival in Australia of Captain Cook and the so-called First Fleet in 1788, intrepid seafaring explorers had been searching, with varied results, for the fabled “Great Southland.” In this enthralling history of early discovery, Graham Seal offers breathtaking tales of shipwrecks, perilous landings, and Aboriginal encounters with the more than three hundred Europeans who washed up on these distant shores long before the land was claimed by Cook for England...read more

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9780300220414 | 1 edition (Yale Univ Pr, April 26, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: For centuries before the arrival in Australia of Captain Cook and the so-called First Fleet in 1788, intrepid seafaring explorers had been searching, with varied results, for the fabled “Great Southland.

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Product Description: Over the years, the experiences of soldiers at war become the stuff of legend: tales of great bravery, battlefield wins, and also the tragic losses and poignant moments. Great Anzac Stories gathers iconic stories of Australians at war—on the front line and at home...read more

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9781760110857 | Reprint edition (Allen & Unwin, July 1, 2015), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Over the years, the experiences of soldiers at war become the stuff of legend: tales of great bravery, battlefield wins, and also the tragic losses and poignant moments.
9781743310595 | Allen & Unwin, February 12, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Over the years, the experiences of soldiers at war become the stuff of legend: tales of great bravery, battlefield wins, and also the tragic losses and poignant moments.

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Product Description: From one of our master storytellers, author of the bestselling Great Australian Stories, comes another collection of yarns, tall tales, bush legends, and colorful characters. Taking us from the deep outback to the glistening sea, they go to the heart of what makes us distinctively Australian...read more

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9781743319963, titled "Larrikins, Bush Tales & Other Great Australian Stories" | Allen & Unwin, April 1, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From one of our master storytellers, author of the bestselling Great Australian Stories, comes another collection of yarns, tall tales, bush legends, and colorful characters.

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Product Description: From pioneer tales to urban myths, folklore expert Graham Seal has gathered some of the best Australian stories from around the country, and this new edition contains 10 extra stories. Australia has a rich tradition of story telling that reflects a unique history and experience...read more

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9781742374734 | Revised edition (Allen & Unwin, February 1, 2012), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: From pioneer tales to urban myths, folklore expert Graham Seal has gathered some of the best Australian stories from around the country, and this new edition contains 10 extra stories.

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Product Description: This book is an overview and analysis of the global tradition of the outlaw hero. The mythology and history of the outlaw hero is traced from the Roman Empire to the present, showing how both real and mythic figures have influenced social, political, economic and cultural outcomes in many times and places...read more

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9780857287922 | Anthem Pr, July 1, 2011, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This book is an overview and analysis of the global tradition of the outlaw hero.

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Product Description: Verandah Music surveys a broad range of traditional Australian folk music. Though the older English-language traditions of bush-singing and bush dances predominate, these are contrasted with other traditions found in Australian: religious hymns, Maltese ghana music, army songs, gumleaf instrumentals, children's rhymes, ailan music from the Torres Strait and other such delights...read more
By Graham Seal (editor) and Rob Willis (editor)

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9781920731977 | Pap/com edition (Fremantle Arts Center Pr, March 1, 2004), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Verandah Music surveys a broad range of traditional Australian folk music.

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Product Description: Book by Davey, Gwenda Beed, Seal, Graham (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780684019048 | Simon & Schuster Australia, May 1, 2003, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Book by Davey, Gwenda Beed, Seal, Graham

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Entries describe the origins and deeds of folk heroes as they have existed in folktales, songs, oral tradition, and other folklore genres. (view table of contents)

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9781576072165 | Abc-Clio Inc, December 1, 2001, cover price $87.00 | About this edition: Entries describe the origins and deeds of folk heroes as they have existed in folktales, songs, oral tradition, and other folklore genres.

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Product Description: A lively linguistic analysis of our distinctive forms of speech drawn from a range of everyday experiences, including work, relaxation, gambling, drinking, family life, sport, crime, war, politics and sexual relations.

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9780868406800 | New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd, July 1, 1999, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A lively linguistic analysis of our distinctive forms of speech drawn from a range of everyday experiences, including work, relaxation, gambling, drinking, family life, sport, crime, war, politics and sexual relations.

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Product Description: Highwaymen, badmen and bushrangers, both mythical and historical, have been part of folklore for centuries. Remembered and recreated through song, stories and film, this cultural tradition has been remarkably resilient across time and place...read more

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9780521553179 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1996, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Highwaymen, badmen and bushrangers, both mythical and historical, have been part of folklore for centuries.

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9780521557405 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1996, cover price $44.99

Product Description: This is the first book to investigate Australian folklore as a topic of serious study. It provides a framework from which a coherent view of social development is expressed through different forms of folklore, and emphasizes the continuing process of the creation of folklore using both past and current examples...read more

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9780195549195 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This is the first book to investigate Australian folklore as a topic of serious study.

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