Time Traveller’s Book Club: Ochre and Rust

Tuesday 26 June 2018, 11.00am–12.30pm

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Take a romp through history, led by Dr Mike Smith, archaeologist and honorary senior research fellow at the National Museum of Australia.

This month’s book is Ochre and Rust: Artefacts and Encounters on Australian Frontiers by Philip Jones, Wakefield Press.

Historian and curator Philip Jones presents a new history of colonial Australia, with nine museum objects positioned at the centre of some gripping and poignant stories of life on the frontier.

Free
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