From Powder Monkey To Governor – The Life of R.A. Sir John Hindmarsh 1785-1860 First Governor of South Australia.

Hindmarsh, F.Stewart.


Publisher: Access Press. Northbridge W.A. 1995 (Ist Edition)

1 in stock

SKU: 46117 Categories: , , , ,


8vo, XIII, 204pp. Hardcover with trivial shelf scuffing and d/w in excellent condition protected by clear archival covering, text in excellent condition with no prior owner notations. An enchanting and historically accurate rendition of the fascinating story of a young man rising from the lowest of British Naval ranks to become the first Governor of South Australia as told by one of his descendents.