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Travers, Robert 1932-

Overview
Works: 14 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 832 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Legal fiction (Literature)  Biography  History  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Robert Travers
The Tasmanians; the story of a doomed race by Robert Travers( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1995 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Origin theory, first and early contacts; nine distinct tribal hordes, myth on origin of fire, briefly outlines way of life, implements, weapons, scarification, warfare, description of corroborees; moon beliefs, rock engravings depicting these; medicine man - cures for sicknesses; disposal of dead - different methods among tribes; history of exploration, relations with early settlers, bushrangers, massacres, sealers; detailed account of the black war; work of Robinson; native settlement; story of William Lanney & Truganini; the last Tasmanians at Flinders Island
The grand old man of Australian politics : the life and times of Sir Henry Parkes by Robert Travers( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Parkes was the dominant political figure in Australia over the second half of the ninteenth century. Parkes came to prominence with the campaign to end convict transportation and some 50 years later was still in the public eye playing a central role in the creation of a federated Australia
Australian mandarin : the life and times of Quong Tart by Robert Travers( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quong Tart was one of the most fascinating and colourful characters of colonial Sydney. As a wealthy tea merchant, Quong Tart moved easily in the top social circles of Sydney while as a fun-loving sportsman he appealed to the ordinary people. He struggled for many years to stop the trade in opium and lived through stirring times
The phantom Fenians of New South Wales by Robert Travers( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces Henry Parkes' political rise in late 19th century
Murder in the Blue Mountains by Robert Travers( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amorous dentist : a true story by Robert Travers( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogues' march: a chronicle of colonial crime in Australia by Robert Travers( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy of a murder by Robert Traver( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 1950s courtroom classic based on a real case, a small-town Michigan lawyer takes on a difficult case against a big-city prosecutor: the defense of a young Army lieutenant accused of murdering the local tavern owner who he believes raped his wife. A gripping, envelope-pushing courtroom potboiler, Anatomy of a Murder was groundbreaking for the frankness of its discussion of sex
Hoods, harlots & hustlers : a chronicle of colonial crime by Robert Travers( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four city days by Robert J Travers( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Parkes : Father of Federation by Robert Travers( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ten roads to hell : an exciting collection of true crime cases by Robert Travers( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The story of a doomed race by Robert Travers( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grand old man of Australian politics : the life and times of Sir Henry Parkes by Robert Travers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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