By Carol Baxter
He was once the gentleman bushranger ... she was once the lady who rode with him. this can be the genuine tale of Captain Thunderbolt and his lady.
'Bail up!' demanded Captain Thunderbolt earlier than he shouted the bar with the hotel keeper's personal gains. pushed into banditry via injustice, this colonial Robin Hood, fantastic horseman and expert bushman used to be celebrated via his sufferers as vigorously as he was once hunted by means of the law.
She was once his leader lieutenant, his eyes and his ears. clever and lovely, Mary Ann Bugg dressed as a guy, rode like a guy, and helped retain Thunderbolt sooner than the soldiers and trackers purpose on pursuing him to his finish. till one day...
Compellingly written and richly targeted, Captain Thunderbolt and His Lady has all of it - motion, drama, and protagonists who defied social conventions for freedom. this is often an unputdownable tale of a rare partnership and a clean retelling of 1 of Australia's maximum bushranging stories.
'What a well-written, cracking read.' - Emeritus Professor Bruce Kercher
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