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Whoever could make two ears of corn, or two blades of grass, to grow upon a spot of ground, where only one grew before, would deserve better of mankind, and do more essential service to his country, than the the whole race of politicians. Jonathan Swift

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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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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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