By Glen McLaren
Previously overshadowed within the public mind's eye by means of notions of yank cowboys and the wild west, Australian stockmen are given where they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian historical past during this insightful examine. From the lonely months on an extended livestock force to the boots they wore and the areas they lived in, the stockmen and their designated lifestyle is intelligently explored during this finished work.
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