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Gordon Kidd

Gordon Kidd was a lecturer of history at the University of Queensland.

Gordon Kidd reviews 'Whirlwinds in the Plain' by Elsie Webster and 'The Mystery of Ludwig Leichhardt' by Gordon Connell

October 1980, no. 25 01 October 1980
Inland explorers and their discoveries form a vital part of Australia’s historical consciousness and the tracks they made on maps of exploration and settlement are part of the learning process of every Australian schoolchild. All too often, though, the image of the explorer is two-dimensional and the men and their motives seem less interesting than the patterns of dotted lines in the huge expans ... (read more)