Champagne from six to six


作者:by Peter M. Shea


出版社:Strategic Book Group

出版地:Durham, Conn


ISBN:9781609112431; 9781609761752

Eyewitness accounts into the colourful life of 'Diggers' who 'rushed' for Gold on the Australian Goldfields Illiustrated, Indexed, Bibliography. Upper Secondary, University Levels.

  • The Milieux of Social Life in Beechworth–The Public House(p.1)
  • The Early Days Before the Rush(p.7)
  • William Howitt(p.11)
  • “The Diggeress” Emily Skinner(p.15)
  • Augustus Baker Peirce(p.23)
  • Entertainments, Associations and Amusements(p.29)
  • Dance(p.45)
  • Picnics, Socials, Bazaars and Teas(p.51)
  • Cultural Reproductions(p.55)
  • Theatre and the Spoken Word(p.61)
  • Politics(p.67)
  • Opera(p.69)
  • Music(p.73)
  • Special Events(p.75)
  • Beechworth’s Grand Festival(p.77)
  • Sport(p.79)
  • Selected Sources(p.85)
  • Short Index(p.xiii)