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Leigh Straw

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Leigh Straw is an academic, historian and writer. Her previous book, The Worst Woman in Sydney, was a biography of Sydney underworld figure Kate Leigh. She is senior lecturer in Australian and Aboriginal Studies at the University of Notre Dame, Fremantle.

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