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Title:The Breaker (Australian Classics)
Price:AUD$12.60 (about USD$8.40)
Item ID:SB00-0113258
Publisher:Angus & Robertson, North Ryde, Sydney, 1987
Dust Jacket:Good
Angus & Robertson, 1987, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Reprint

introduction by author. Black coloured boards with white coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound), being a reproduction of Charles Hammond's painting "Australian and New Zealanders at Klerksdorp, 24 March 1901", with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A novel about one of the most controversial of Australian soldiers in the Boer War – Harry "Breaker" Morant. He was executed by the English for cold-bloodedly killing civilians in the Boer War. But since that day there has always been a feeling that he and his co-accused (Peter Hancock) were scapegoats of the British high command. This is a novel about Breaker Morant and his ultimate price paid. Softening and rubbing of the head and the heel of the backstrip and to the book corners. A few marks to the book panels and heavy browning of the textblock edges and light browning of the internal pages. Creasing of the dustwrapper edges and slight chipping to the backstrip corners and dustwrapper corners. Light fading of the backstrip. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (10), 3-268, (4) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Military & Warfare; Boer War; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0207140650. ISBN/EAN: 9780207140655. Inventory No: 0113258.
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