Evan Mchugh - Birdsville (Qld.) - 2011 - 369 pages
For a town with seventy residents (on a good day), Birdsville is remarkably well known - the Birdsville Track, the rodeo, the pub, the infamous races. With its ruggedness ...
George Farwell - South Australia - 1950 - 230 pages
References to Aborigines throughout book; story of mission under Vogelsang and Uley a Dieri Aborigine; Effect of white settlement on the natives.
Myles Lalor, Jeremy Beckett - History - 2000 - 179 pages
Myles Lalor gives a sometimes angry but more often funny account of what it was like to be a part-Aboriginal man in outback Australia. With anthropologist Jeremy Beckett, he ...
Eric Glenie Bonython - History - 1971 - 240 pages
Historical account of Cooper & Lake Eyre region, includes account of Kopperamanna Mission, use & preparation of pituri (mainly taken from Gason)
Cecil Thomas Madigan - Central Australia - 1946 - 171 pages
Narrative of Simpson Desert Expedition 1939; p.28-29; Cooking fish & duck; hunting & returning boomerangs; p.33; Stone arrangement at edge of Finke tableland near Andado Stn ...
Griselda Sprigg, Rod Maclean - Travel - 2001 - 253 pages
Dune is a Four-letter Word tells the story of Griselda and Reg Sprigg's pioneering desert adventures - not only in the Simpson Desert but all over the vast Australian outback.
Ian F. Harrison - Fiction - 2012 - 252 pages
Jack Ellis, returned soldier, recovering from the trauma of WW2, is eking out a living fishing the Georges River. His quiet existence is shattered with the discovery of the ...