govt_gums_coverjpgThe Government Gums and Rattling the Dish

by Peter J Bridge with Gail Dreezens

ISBN 0 85905 399 7, (2007 New), Soft Cover, A4, 51pp, saddle, illust, 180grams

$22.00* + POST

Before the advent of gaols prisoners were chained to trees, a practice surviving in WA until the 1950s. Digger justice was rough, ready, and sure. When the police came crime soared. Perhaps we need local justice committees to be revived.