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By Lois Shepheard

An exquisitely specific portrayal of payment Australia within the 1800s, Black McIntosh to Gold spans a century because it lines a family’s migration from a fishing village within the some distance north of Scotland to the gold fields of latest South Wales. One after one other, participants of the McIntosh extended family are referred to as to make the adventure into unknown territory the place goals of chuffed households, viable land and even perhaps gold await.

Steeped in learn and laced with the magic of folklore and the secret of The Sight, a present – or even, curse – of visions handed alongside the generations, Black McIntosh to Gold is an absolutely ripened cultural adventure of the ancestors.

This dependent and dramatic heritage bargains a transparent window into the start of Australia. It offers voice to the country’s founders, to made up our minds males, ladies and kids who got here to Australia hoping for chance and a greater life.

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