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Eureka Stockade : A Ferocious and Bloody Battle (Paperback) (Gregory Blake)

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Eureka Stockade: A ferocious and bloody battle, is the epic account of the battle for the Eureka Stockade, an iconic moment in Australian history. On the chilly dawn morning of 3 December 1854 British soldiers and police of the Victorian colonial government attacked and stormed a crudely-built fortification erected by insurgent gold miners at the Eureka lead on the Ballarat Gold Diggings. The fighting was intense, the carnage appalling and the political consequences of the affair profound.

This book, for the first time, examines in great detail the actual military events that unfolded during the twenty minutes of deadly fighting at Eureka.
Number of Pages: 249
Genre: History, True Crime
Sub-Genre: History
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc
Author: Gregory Blake
Language: English
Street Date: September 7, 2016
TCIN: 52098660
UPC: 9781922132048
Item Number (DPCI): 248-41-3616
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