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The truly civilized man is always skeptical and tolerant, in this field as in all others. His culture is based on ‘I am not too sure’ HL Mencken

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Ron’s long career has taken him to a number of major world events such as the fall of the Berlin Wall, the collapse of communism in Russia and the Hong Kong handover. Mining is in Ron’s blood. His grandfather WG Manners, the son...

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Earlier Stories

Exchange_Hotel Kalgoorlie Mannwest

Growing up on the Goldfields: Part 2

6 February 2018
Ron Manners

Ronald & Nancy Mannwest

Reagan: A tribute to the 40th US president

6 February 2018
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Ticino Canton Mannwest

A series of coincidences

12 January 2018
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Rural WA Mannwest

School of the Air debacle

9 January 2018
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Australia Between West and East — Now and in the Future

What does Western Civilisation mean in 2017? Why spend a day discussing Western Civilisation? Is it static or does it evolve? Australian economist Wolfgang Kasper was part of Mannkal Economic Education Foundation's Western Civilisation Conference in November 2017. In this... More

Ron Manners’ five books all now available as free e-books

Ron Manners is digitising his archives and granting free access. This page gives an introductory tour: More coming soon in every category. Subscribe to Mannkal to stay up-to-date.

Poems of Passion

Ron Manners

Heroic Misadventures

Ron Manners

Never A Dull Moment

Charles Manners, Nancy Manners and Ron Manners

Kanowna’s Barrowman

George Compton and Ron Manners

So I Headed West

WG Manners

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