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By Lawrence Money

Amazing bastard (colloquial), n: a bloke who does stuff that different bastards would not test in a month of Sundays

We've all met them, or at the very least examine them - males who force swifter, climb greater, construct and invent and conquer very unlikely odds.

Journalist Lawrence cash has assembled a suite of fantastic Aussie Bastards who really stick out from the group. proof against critics and disbelievers, undaunted via affliction or monetary setback, they've got performed what author Somerset Maugham so favorite -- 'moulded lifestyles to their very own liking'.

From Prince Leonard of Hutt, the insurgent WA farmer who seceded from Australia, to Bob Katter, founding father of the most recent political celebration (who tells why he as soon as threw eggs on the Beatles) -- and the indestructible huge of Australian radio, Alan Jones (who eventually finds the explanation he switched stations). it is a publication that celebrates stellar Aussie male achievement.

What's their mystery, those impressive Bastards?

What makes them tick?

Can we be like them?

The solution lies inside those pages.

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