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Leigh Straw

Leigh Straw is a historian and author. Her books include three crime novels (The Call, Limestone and Sophia Lane), a history of criminal women in Perth and Fremantle (Drunks, Pests and Harlots, 2013) and a book on Australian First World War soldiers. She lectures in history at the University of Notre Dame Australia.

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The Worst Woman in Sydney
July 2016
Matriarch of the criminal underworld … or the Robin Hood of inner Sydney?