Eureka: The Unfinished Revolution

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  • ISBN: B00NX8SVCK
  • Author: Peter FitzSimons
  • Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
  • Genre: History
  • Date: 28 November 2012
  • Pages: 22 hours and 10 minutes
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

In 1854, Victorian miners fought a deadly battle under the flag of the Southern Cross at the Eureka Stockade. Though brief and doomed to fail, the battle is legend in both our history and in the Australian mind. Henry Lawson wrote poems about it, its symbolic …