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Of Marsupials and Men

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Alistair  Paton

Alistair Paton is the co-author of Discovering Grampians-Gariwerd and a regular contributor to travel and outdoors publications. He has worked at News Corp for twenty years and his current role is as digital editor in the national sport network. He …

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Praise for Of Marsupials and Men

‘Paton is an affable and enthusiastic guide, marvelling at the skill, fervour and dedication of his subjects while highlighting the darker side of their pursuits …’ —Books+Publishing

‘Unusual, fascinating, inspiring and mostly unknown anecdotes from the story of the Australian bush fill much of Paton’s book.’ —Queensland Reviewers Collective

‘Alistair Paton’s Of Marsupials and Men is an engaging take on our natural history.’ —Australian Geographic

‘...filled with interesting quotes, quirky details, and historical asides that bring to life the thoughts, beliefs, actions and stories of the past.’—ArtsHub

‘Of Marsupials and Men is an entertaining and well-researched overview of the colonial discovery of the fauna and flora of this truly incredible continent and its adjacent islands.’ —Nigel Featherstone, The Armidale Express