The history of a nation is made up of big events – and small.  Here are governors, judges, famous pugilists, bogus princes, pranksters, cricketers, actors and actresses, miners and scallywags galore who all played their role is making Australia great – or at least unique. Sections include:  Saints, Sinners and Downy Birds; Sports, Rorts and Tests of Skill; Femmes Fatale, Non-Fatale and Fluffy; Riots, Mayhem, Tar and Feathers and Governors, Dukes and V.I.Ps. A wealth of events and characters that would probably never occur in any other country.