David Roberts

Captain Thunderbolt – History or Myth? – Part Two

2017-05-10T16:05:48+10:00April 27th, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

David Roberts, a senior lecturer at the University of New England the editor of the Journal of Australian Colonial History. His interest in Captain Thunderbolt developed out of the campaign against Carol Baxter’s history writing on the bushranger. The history of Australian bushranger Frederick Ward who became known as Captain Thunderbolt is surrounded by folk [...]