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The Bushman — Life in a New Country

By Edward Wilson Landor
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  • THE BUSHMAN.
  • LIFE IN A NEW COUNTRY
    • BY
    • EDWARD WILSON LANDOR.
      • PREFACE.
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • CHAPTER 1.
      • COLONISTS.
    • COLONISTS.
    • CHAPTER 2.
      • ST. JAGO.
    • ST. JAGO.
    • CHAPTER 3.
      • THE MUTINY.
    • THE MUTINY.
    • CHAPTER 4.
      • THE PRISON-ISLAND.
    • THE PRISON-ISLAND.
    • CHAPTER 5.
      • FIRST ADVENTURES.
    • FIRST ADVENTURES.
    • CHAPTER 6.
      • PERTH—COLONIAL JURIES.
    • PERTH—COLONIAL JURIES.
    • CHAPTER 7.
      • BOATING UP THE RIVER.
    • BOATING UP THE RIVER.
    • CHAPTER 8.
      • FARMS ON THE RIVER.
    • FARMS ON THE RIVER.
    • CHAPTER 9.
      • THE MORAL THERMOMETER OF COLONIES.
    • THE MORAL THERMOMETER OF COLONIES.
    • CHAPTER 10.
      • COUNTRY LIFE.
    • COUNTRY LIFE.
    • CHAPTER 11.
      • PERSECUTIONS.
    • PERSECUTIONS.
    • CHAPTER 12.
      • MICHAEL BLAKE, THE IRISH SETTLER.*
    • MICHAEL BLAKE, THE IRISH SETTLER.*
    • CHAPTER 13.
      • WILD CATTLE HUNTING.
    • WILD CATTLE HUNTING.
    • CHAPTER 14.
      • WOODMAN'S POINT*
    • WOODMAN'S POINT*
    • CHAPTER 15.
      • HOW THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AFFECT THE NATIVES.
    • HOW THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AFFECT THE NATIVES.
    • CHAPTER 16.
      • REMARKS ON THE PHYSICAL ORGANIZATION OF THE NATIVES.
    • REMARKS ON THE PHYSICAL ORGANIZATION OF THE NATIVES.
    • CHAPTER 17.
      • SKETCHES OF LIFE AMONG THE NATIVES.
    • SKETCHES OF LIFE AMONG THE NATIVES.
    • CHAPTER 18.
      • THE MODEL-KINGDOM.
    • THE MODEL-KINGDOM.
    • CHAPTER 19.
      • TRIALS OF A GOVERNOR.
    • TRIALS OF A GOVERNOR.
    • CHAPTER 20.
      • MR. SAILS, MY GROOM.—OVER THE HILLS.—A SHEEP STATION.
    • MR. SAILS, MY GROOM.—OVER THE HILLS.—A SHEEP STATION.
    • CHAPTER 21.
      • EXTRACTS FROM THE LOG OF A HUT-KEEPER.
    • EXTRACTS FROM THE LOG OF A HUT-KEEPER.
    • CHAPTER 22.
      • PELICAN SHOOTING.—GALES.—WRESTLING WITH DEATH.
    • PELICAN SHOOTING.—GALES.—WRESTLING WITH DEATH.
    • CHAPTER 23.
      • THE DESERT OF AUSTRALIA.—CAUSE OF THE HOT WINDS.—GEOLOGY.
    • THE DESERT OF AUSTRALIA.—CAUSE OF THE HOT WINDS.—GEOLOGY.
    • CHAPTER 24.
      • COLONIAL GOVERNMENT.
    • COLONIAL GOVERNMENT.
    • CHAPTER 25.
      • ONE OF THE ERRORS OF GOVERNMENT—ADVENTURE OF THE BRAMBLE.
    • ONE OF THE ERRORS OF GOVERNMENT—ADVENTURE OF THE BRAMBLE.
    • CHAPTER 26.
      • SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERIES.—KANGAROO HUNTING.—EMUS.—LOST IN THE BUSH.
      • "Death of the Kangaroo"
      • Emu Hunt
    • SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERIES.—KANGAROO HUNTING.—EMUS.—LOST IN THE BUSH.
    • "Death of the Kangaroo"
    • Emu Hunt
    • CHAPTER 27.
      • THE COMET.—VITAL STATISTICS.—METEOROLOGY.
    • THE COMET.—VITAL STATISTICS.—METEOROLOGY.
    • CHAPTER 28.
      • THE BOTANY OF THE COLONY.
    • THE BOTANY OF THE COLONY.
    • CHAPTER 29.
      • MISFORTUNES OF THE COLONY.
    • MISFORTUNES OF THE COLONY.
    • CHAPTER 30.
      • THE RESOURCES OF THE COLONY:—HORSES FOR INDIA—WINE—DRIED FRUITS—COTTON—COAL—WOOL—CORN—WHALE-OIL—A WHALE-HUNT—CURED FISH—SHIP TIMBER.
    • THE RESOURCES OF THE COLONY:—HORSES FOR INDIA—WINE—DRIED FRUITS—COTTON—COAL—WOOL—CORN—WHALE-OIL—A WHALE-HUNT—CURED FISH—SHIP TIMBER.
    • CHAPTER 31.
      • RISE AND FALL OF A SETTLEMENT.—THE SEQUEL TO CAPTAIN GREY'S DISCOVERIES.—A WORD AT PARTING.
      • NOTE TO CHAPTER 30.
    • RISE AND FALL OF A SETTLEMENT.—THE SEQUEL TO CAPTAIN GREY'S DISCOVERIES.—A WORD AT PARTING.
    • NOTE TO CHAPTER 30.
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