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 least examine them - males who force quicker, climb larger, construct and invent and overcome most unlikely odds.

Journalist Lawrence funds has assembled a suite of fantastic Aussie Bastards who actually stand proud of the group. proof against critics and disbelievers, undaunted by means of ailment or monetary setback, they've got performed what author Somerset Maugham so trendy -- 'moulded existence 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 get together (who tells why he as soon as threw eggs on the Beatles) -- and the indestructible titanic of Australian radio, Alan Jones (who eventually finds the explanation he switched stations). it is a booklet that celebrates stellar Aussie male achievement.

What's their mystery, those notable Bastards?

What makes them tick?

Can we be like them?

The solution lies inside of those pages.

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