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Shoot Straight, You Bastards! - Nick Bleszynski

Shoot Straight, You Bastards!

Author: Nick Bleszynski
Read by: Peter Hosking

Audio CD

Published: 1st May 2009
RRP $34.95
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Book Description

It's a universal account of greed, ambition and the power of the political machine that crushes anyone who gets in the way. In much the same way that Bruce Beresford's award-winning feature film Breaker Morant captured the popular imagination, Shoot Straight, You Bastards! is an explosive read - as controversial an event today as it was 100 years ago. Too many people have tried to put a halt to the 'wheel of history' by insisting that all has now been revealed and theirs is the definitive word. But there's always more ... always, as this book will reveal. This revised edition contains the essay The Morant Affair: Murder or Justice read by Peter Byrne.

About the Author

Nick Bleszynski was born in Scotland and grew up in central and eastern Africa. After returning to the UK and graduating from Anglia University, he went into television and for more than 20 years has worked as a writer, producer and director for some of the world's biggest broadcasters. His films include: Bronzed Aussie Gods, a documentary on Australian beach culture (broadcast on ABC TV, Channel 5 UK and the National Geographic Channel USA); and Hairaiser, an insider's look at the annual Dylan Dog International Horror Festival.

Nick is the author of the bestselling Shoot Straight, You Bastards! The truth behind the killing of ‘Breaker' Morant and You'll Never Take Me Alive: the life and death of bushranger Ben Hall

ISBN: 9781742018201
ISBN-10: 1742018203
Audience: General
Format: Audio CD
Language: English
Published: 1st May 2009
Weight (kg): 0.5