In the Name of the Law

In the Name of the Law

William Willshire and the Policing of the Australian Frontier

Book - 2007
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Mounted Constable William Willshire commanded a corps of Native Police in Central Australia during the 1880s. Notorious for the violence of his patrols, he was eventually tried in 1891 for the murder of two Aboriginal men, and was posted to an even more remote frontier in the Top End.
Publisher: Kent Town, S. Aust. : 2007
ISBN: 9781862547483
Branch Call Number: ANF 363.2809942 NETT
Characteristics: 227 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Foster, Robert


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