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1 INROADS OF THE OUTBACK : KEITH WINSER'S TRAVEL GUIDE TO AUSTRALIA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK Keith Winser's Guide to the Expanding, Interesting Inland of Australia.
Melbourne The Age : Keith Winser Publications Second Edition Paperback Very Good 
Yellowed paper; Stapled binding, newsprint paper with colour and b/w photos, maps. A now dated guide to outback travel late 60s early 70s? . Suggested routes and accomodation options and scenic attractions to Alice Springs, Flinders Ranges, Darwin, Marble Bar, Charleville. B/w pictures feature VW beetle; mini, kombi, an EH holden wagon in colour. Advice for safe outback travel, caravans and camping. 180gms weight; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 62 pages 
Price: 24.50 AUD
 
 
2 PEOPLE OF TWO TIMES The Aborigines of Australia's Northern Territory. Including Come Share Our Culture a Guide to Northern Territory Aboriginal Tours, Arts and Crafts
Darwin Northern Territory Tourist Commission 1987 0724517812 / 9780724517817 Revised Edition Paperback Very Good 
Rubbing to spine. ; A4 size colour illustrated booklet with stapled binding 16p. Published by Northern Territory Tourist Commission. 1987 revised edition. Colour photos of Arnhem Land, boomerangs, map of tours available. Topics covered include Art, shelter, traditional family life, land rights, List of books for further reading - history, children's books, contemporary issues. Included in the booklet is "Come Share our Culture" a guide to tours arts and crafts that feature Aboriginal people and culture. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 16 pages 
Price: 19.00 AUD
 
 
3 THE OUTBACK : SPIRIT OF THE LAND A Selection of Classic Poetry with Contemporary Australian Photography. Principal Photography John Meier
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1995 0207189218 / 9780207189210 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Illustrated by Meier, John 
Colour photographs of the Outback accompanied by an extract from an Australian poem, brief biographies of Australian poets. Gift quality, 400gms weight; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 68 pages 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
4 WALLABY TRACK WOMAN
Australia Mary Mackillop Secretariat of Trustees of Sisters of St Joseph 0646223658 / 9780646223650 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ Illustrated by Woodward, Dorothy 
Oblong shaped book with colour print of Frederic McCubbin's 'On the Wallaby Track' and colour photos of the Australian desert - an invitation to take a meditative journey to discover the sacred and recognise the values inherent in the journey of Mary Mackillop who was so much part of the Australian landscape. 250gms weight ; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 46 pages 
Price: 26.50 AUD
 
 
5 Absalom, Jack & Reg Outback Cooking in the Camp Oven
Melbourne The Five Mile Press 1990 0867882816 / 9780867882810 Soft Cover Very Good Illustrated by Burt, Jocelyn 
Crease top corner of front cover. Looks unread or used. ; 1993 reprint with recipes & full colour glossy photos of scrumptious scones, damper, roast lamb, baked fish, pasta and other treats produced from a cast iron pot and an open fire - amazing. 500gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo ; 110 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
6 Absalom, Jack & Reg Outback Cooking in the Camp Oven
Melbourne The Five Mile Press 1990 0867882816 / 9780867882810 Soft Cover Very Good+ Illustrated by Burt, Jocelyn 
110p with recipes & full colour glossy photos of scrumptious scones, damper, roast lamb, baked fish, pasta and other treats produced from a cast iron pot and an open fire - amazing. Excellent condition. 500gms weight; 8vo ; 110 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
7 Adam-Smith, Patsy FOOTLOOSE IN AUSTRALIA
Adelaide Seal Press 1977 0727002724 / 9780727002723 Paperback Very Good 
"Tells of her adventures and of the stories she heard about Australia past and present. " illustrated. First published as the 'Barcoo Salute'. 250 grams weight; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 180 pages 
Price: 9.00 AUD
 
 
8 Ainslie, Trish ; Garwood, Roger TIL SHE DROPPED HER STRIDES a tribute to an australian lifestyle
Fremantle Plantagenet Press 1991 0646066226 / 9780646066226 Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
Large paperback with compelling b/w photographic portraits of workers and locals in Kimberley area Western Australia. Signed on title page by Trish Ainslie & Roger Garwood. Introduction - Tim Winton. 850gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 36.50 AUD
 
 
9 Baker, Lynn Mingkiri A Natural History of Uluru by the Mutitjulu Community
Alice Springs, N.T. IAD Press 1996 0949659843 / 9780949659842 Paperback Very Good 
2005 reprint. B/w and colour illustrations with description of fauna in the area of Uluru National Park - ideal visitor guide. 200gms weight; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 66 pages 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
10 Bayley, William A STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY ACROSS AUSTRALIA
New South Wales Austrail Publications First Edition Softcover Good 
Owner's name back cover, rubbing to spine side of front cover ; Stapled booklet, historic b/w photos, map of Australia showing various railway gauges in operation. 125gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
11 Beadell, Len BEATING ABOUT THE BUSH
New Holland 1864367180 / 9781864367188 Paperback Very Good 
Small crease to bottom corner of front cover, none to spine. ; 2012 reprint. Anecdotes and descriptions of life in the outback where the author is famous for road construction Gunbarrel Road in rugged terrain. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
12 Beadell, Len Still in the Bush
Adelaide Rigby 1975 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
176p. B/w photos of outback scenes. Wear to base of book, unclipped jacket. ; 8vo 
Price: 14.50 AUD
 
 
13 Beadell, Len Still in the Bush
Adelaide Lansdowne Press 1975 1863024034 / 9781863024037 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
1989 reprint. 176p. B/w photos of outback scenes. Map on endpapers. No creases; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
14 Bird, Nancy MY GOD! IT'S A WOMAN The Inspiring Story of One Woman's Courage and Determination to Fly
Sydney Harpercollins 2002 0732273706 / 9780732273705 Soft Cover Good+ 
Crease to bottom corner of front cover, none to spine, yellowed paper ; 216p, b/wphotos. Pioneer aviator's own story, map of routes flown in the outback solo pilot.480gms weight. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 
 
15 Bowen, Jill KIDMAN : THE FORGOTTEN KING The True Story of the Greatest Pastoral Landholder in Modern History
Sydney Cornstalk Publishing 1993 020718464x / 9780207184642 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Jacket has crease to spine 
Index. 1.1kg weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 482 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
16 Boyd, Guy (Ed) JUSTICE IN JEOPARDY Twelve Witnesses Speak Out. Until March 1984 These Witnesses Would Have Been in Contempt of Court Had They Made Any Public Statements. They Are Now Free to "Speak Out. "
Australia Guy Boyd 1984 0959114203 / 9780959114201 First Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Appendix. Illustrated, detailed plea for the retrial of Lindy Chamberlain who was imprisoned for the murder of her baby Azaria, despite her claim that a dingo took her baby. The editor and his family were tireless in their efforts to raise public awareness and campaigned for justice. 255gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages 
Price: 11.50 AUD
 
 
17 Bradhurst, Jane ALWAYS ON CALL Tales of an Outback Doctor
Canberra Ginnininderra Press 2002 1740271521 / 9781740271523 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Doctor's life in Wongabyne Queensland in 1950s. 280gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.50 AUD
 
 
18 Brock, Peter with Webster, Wayne OFF THE ROAD, BROCK Around Australia with Peter Brock
Sydney Pan Macmillan Australia 1999 0330361732 / 9780330361736 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Playstation Rally 22 days around Australia offroad adventure. Colour photos, list of participants. 500gms weight ; Color Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages 
Price: 8.88 AUD
 
 
19 Buchanan, Bobbie NOT SO SILENT SAM A Biography of Stephen 'sam' Calder Obe, Dfc, Jp. Northern Territory Pilot, Pastoralist, Politician
Rockhampton, Qld Central Queensland University Press 2000 187599873x / 9781875998739 Paperback Very Good; Owner's name half title page 
Index, San Calder flew typhoons in WW2, Chief pilot for Connellan Airways outback mail runs, cattle station manager then a Federal politician for 14 years representing the Northern Territory. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 150 pages 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
20 Burt, Jocelyn ALICE SPRINGS
Rigby 1976 0727002163 / 9780727002167 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Glossy colour photos of Alice Springs and its many attractions. 260gms weight; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall 
Price: 7.00 AUD
 

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