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Australian ripping yarns

Paul Taylor

Australian ripping yarns

cannibal convicts, macabre murders, wanton women & living legends

by Paul Taylor

  • 327 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Five Mile Press in Rowville, Vic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- Australia.,
  • Folklore -- Australia.,
  • Australia -- History -- Miscellanea.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Taylor.
    GenreMiscellanea.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU110 .T85 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination272 p. :
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16831935M
    ISBN 101865039381
    LC Control Number2005391601

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