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The forgotten cattle king

Benton R. White

The forgotten cattle king

by Benton R. White

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Published by Texas A&M University in College Station .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Oxsheer, Fountain Goodlet, 1849-1931.,
    • Ranchers -- Texas -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Benton R. White.
      SeriesThe Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University ;, no 19
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSF194.2.O93 W47 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 138 p. :
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2550453M
      ISBN 100890962502
      LC Control Number85040749
      OCLC/WorldCa12804501

      The Cattle King BY Ion L. Idriess First edition & printing Hardcover & Dj. Publisher: Angus & Robertson in Format: Hardback with dust jacket Condition: The book is in acceptable to good condition with light tanning and spots to page`s edges and to initial and last pages and spots to closed outside pages` dust jacket is not clipped and in acceptable condition with small. Buy The Cattle King at Angus & Robertson with Delivery - At the age of 13 Sidney Kidman ran away from home with only five shillings in his pocket. He went on to become a horse dealer, drover, cattle buyer and bush jockey and he also ran a coach business. Above all Kidman created a mighty cattle empire of more than a hundred stations, fighting droughts, bushfires, floods and plagues of vermin.

      Book-Kidman The Forgotten King. Sale! from $ Qty. acquiring a legendary reputation both at home and abroad as the Cattle King. Kidman was much more than a grazier. In addition to his many successful business ventures and his contributions to the war effort, he was driven by a grand plan for the remote arid areas of Australia. this. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for FUNK OF FUNK’S GROVE, FARMER, LEGISLATOR, CATTLE KING (ILLINOIS HISTORY,BIO) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive.

      The excellent homestead law of , one of the few really good land laws that have been put on our national statute books, worked well enough so long as we had good farming lands for homesteading–lands of which a quarter section would support a home and a family. This same homestead law was the only one available for use on the cattle-range. Read "Kidman The Forgotten King" by Jill Bowen available from Rakuten Kobo. the true story of the greatest pastoral landholder in modern history As a barely literate youth of thirteen, Sidney Kidm.


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The Forgotten Cattle King Author: Edward Treadwell. The Bush Telegraph Book Club this month looks at two larger-than-life men, author Ion Idriess and pastoralist Sir Sidney Kidman who was the inspiration for Idriess's book 'The Cattle King'. Both men have been largely forgotten in urban Australia, but the memory of them in the bush is still strong.

About the Book the true story of the greatest pastoral landholder in modern history As a barely literate youth of thirteen, Sidney Kidman ran away from home and worked as an odd-job boy in a grog shanty in outback Australia. acquiring a legendary reputation both at home and abroad as the Cattle King.

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The Cattle King (A&R Classics) Ion L Idriess. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Twiggy: The High-Stakes Life of Andrew Forrest I didn't know who he was until I read an article in a magazine that led me to read "Kidman the Forgotten King".

However the book, for me, got way to bogged down in details that were not that important to Reviews:   The forgotten cattle king is brought to life in this vivid narrative, made possible by the discovery of voluminous family memorabilia carefully preserved by one of Oxsheer's descendants and now held by the Oxsheer family of Fort : The Cattle King is an Australian biography of Sidney Kidman.

Idriess researched and wrote it through It was difficult for him to write, in part due to lack of help from Kidman. Reception. It was one of Ion Idriess' best selling books. References. In 59 libraries.

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Kidman was much. This book gives a comprehensive account of his life (), with copious detail of his transition from leaving home at 13 with just a few shillings and little education, to becoming the greatest landowner in the British Empire, with outright ownership of or major interest in some 65 million acres, with overcattle and substantial Reviews: Talisman are items found inside of the Forgotten World.

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