Peter and Sheila Forrest

Historians & Writers

Vision Splendid


Vision Splendid

A History of the Winton District, Western Queensland
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Comprehensive research, beautifully crafted words and splendid photographs combine to tell the story of the Winton district, in Queensland's west. From the dinosaurs through the Dreamtime, to explorers, overlanders, pastoral settlers and townspeople, aviators and poets - all of the human adventure, trials, tribulations and triumphs of one of Australia's great outback districts leap from the pages of this book. Everyone who wants to know more about Australia, everybody who loves the bush and its history should read Vision Splendid.