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Beltana The Town That Will Not Die

By: Aird, Graham and Klaassen, Nic

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Lutheran Publishing House: 1985

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: ID196811


Oblong Octavo size [approx 25x19cm]. Very Good+ copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and sketches by David Kelly. 200 pages Beltana is a semi-ghost town 540 kilometres north of Adelaide and is known for continuing to exist long after the reasons for its existence had ceased. The town's history began in the 1870s with the advent of copper mining in the area, construction of the Australian Overland Telegraph Line and The Ghan rail... View more info