Golden Raub: William's Story by Victor Bibby

Golden Raub: William's Story

byVictor Bibby

Kobo ebook | December 8, 2014

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A biography of William Bibby engineer, innovator, gold miner and pioneer who became a legend in his time. Unmarked and forgotten graves, an old pickle jar, a stamp shoe worn to a slipper, abandoned mines in Victoria and remotest Queensland, floods and rebellion. All are stops and clues along the way as Victor Bibby treads in the footsteps of a gold mining pioneer to discover long-lost relatives and the truths about his own family. Bringing alive an historical account of life on the goldfields and events that made colonial history. A fascinating tale of a toolmaker from industrial England who created a new life in Australia as an engineer, innovator and gold miner before struggling against the odds to find fame and fortune as a mining pioneer in the Malayan jungle.
Title:Golden Raub: William's StoryFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:December 8, 2014Publisher:Sid Harta PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1925280020

ISBN - 13:9781925280029

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