By Carol Baxter
He was once the gentleman bushranger ... she used to be the girl who rode with him. this can be the genuine tale of Captain Thunderbolt and his lady.
'Bail up!' demanded Captain Thunderbolt sooner than he shouted the bar with the lodge keeper's personal earnings. pushed into banditry by way of injustice, this colonial Robin Hood, extraordinary horseman and expert bushman was once celebrated via his sufferers as vigorously as he used to be hunted through the law.
She was once his leader lieutenant, his eyes and his ears. clever and gorgeous, Mary Ann Bugg dressed as a guy, rode like a guy, and helped preserve Thunderbolt sooner than the soldiers and trackers rationale on pursuing him to his finish. till one day...
Compellingly written and richly distinct, Captain Thunderbolt and His Lady has all of it - motion, drama, and protagonists who defied social conventions for freedom. this can be an unputdownable tale of a unprecedented 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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