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Elizabeth MacArthur – A Life at the Edge of the World

In 1788 a young gentlewoman raised in the vicarage of an English village married a handsome, haughty and penniless army officer. In any Jane Austen novel that would be the end of the story, but for the real-life woman who would play an integral part in estalbishing Australia’s wool industry, it was jut the beginning.

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