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Image for Plants of the Tropical Woodland

Plants of the Tropical Woodland

By: Clark, Mike and Traynor, Stuard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory: 1987

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID302859

ISBN: 0724506632


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations by Adi Dunlop. 132 pages Introduces and provides detailed information about 64 plants of Australia's tropical woodland. View more info

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Overland Telegraph The story of a great Australian achievement and the link between Adelaide and Port Darwin.

By: Clune, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295509


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Good+ Dustjacket. DJ has some edgewear and previous owner has applied tape to underside of jacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 238pages The author explains why the Overland Telegraph [OT] was built, of the pioneering adventure, and of the difficulties and hardships that were endured to achieve this great enterprise. View more info

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Aborigines and Development in Northern Australia

By: Coombs, H. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Darwin, State Library of the Northern Territory: 1991

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291216

ISBN: 0724506292


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - staplebound 9 pages Occasional Papers No. 24 State Library of the Northern Territory. The text of a speech given by Dr Coombs in Darwin in 1990 View more info

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Frontier Country Australia's Outback Heritage 2 Volume set.

By: Coupe, Sheena (Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Weldon Russell: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID85225

ISBN: 1875202005


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjackets. DJs now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeves. Excellent copies. Housed in card slip cover. Colour and black & white illustrations. 400, 400 pages An exploration of the outback, its people and the elements that create its distinctive ethos. View more info

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The Great Central State. The Foundation of The Northern Territory

By: Cross, Jack

Price: $38.95

Publisher: Adelaide, Wakefield Press: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291718

ISBN: 1862548773


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs, Drawings & Maps. 403 pages The author tells the story of South Australia's ambitious - or foolhardy - plan to become the premoier colony of Australia using its own unique experience in planned colonisation, and its bid to develop the north coast as an integral part of South-East Asia. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 3

By: Crowcroft, W. P. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290060


Small Quarto Size. Very Good + condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Contains articles on Rock engravings from Orroroo District (South Australia); Cave paintings from Northern Territory; Hairy Nosed Wombat; Starfish; Snails in South Australia; Aradidae in the South Australian Museum; - and more. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 3

By: Crowcroft, W. P. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID226716


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct and any fold-outs are present and intact. Contains articles on Rock engravings from Orroroo District South Australia (Burrows); Cave paintings from Northern Territory (Mountford and Brandl); Hairy Nosed Wombat; Starfish; Snails in South Australia; Aradidae in the South Australian Muse... View more info

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Radar Gunner

By: Dakeyne, Dick; Edited by Craig Bellamy and David M. Welch

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Coolalinga, Northern Territory, David M. Welch: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287833

ISBN: 0987138960


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 142 pages The war memoir of Australian gunner and radar. He survived 48 missions flying over Japanese enemy territory during World War II. Most of his time was spent living and flying with the US Army Air Force squadrons based at Fenton, NT. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross [... View more info

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Bulldust and Bough Shades. Over 100 Years Of History And Horse Racing In "The Alice".

By: Dale, Lorraine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Freestyle Publications: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248037


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 52 pages Produced for the centenary of the Central Australian Racing Club View more info

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Rebuilding the Beacon: Point Smith, Port Essington {Occasional Papers No. 27)

By: Flynn, Father Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Darwin, State Library of the Northern Territory: 1992

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291501

ISBN: 0724506616


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - staplebound. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 11 pages View more info

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Journal of Northern Territory History A Journal of History Heritage and Archaeology Issue No 26 2015

By: Fredericksen, Dr Clayton (Editor); Carment, David (Review Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, Historical Society of the Northern Territory: 2015

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID296425


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 103 pages Contents include: Darwin's Filipino Volunteers for he Australian Imperial Force: In the Tradition of Jose Rizal (Rosenzweig); In Memory of the Visit of the Kaiwo Maru (Lamb); Sailors, Submariners and Seabee: The US Navy in Darwin 1941-1945 (Powell); Conquering Distance: The Establishment of ABC Medium Wave radion in the Northern Territory (Wel... View more info

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All the Flavours of the Time Returns: Using Oral History to Explore the Top End's Chinese Heritage

By: Giese, Diana

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Darwin, State Library of the Northern Territory: 1994

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291215

ISBN: 072450821X


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers, staple bound. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 21 pages Occasional Papers No. 45 State Library of the Northern Territory. The text of a talk given by the author in 1993. View more info

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W.C. Gosse Explorations 1873. The Discovery of Ayers Rock

By: Gosse, W.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alice Springs, Alice Springs Printing & Publishing: Circa1985[1874]

Seller ID: ID262254


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition. B/W map inside front cover. 25 pages Report and diary of Mr W.C. Gosse's Central and Western Exploring Expedition, 1873. View more info

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Abrogating Responsibility Vesteys, Anthropology and the future of Aboriginal People

By: Gray, Geoffrey

Price: $42.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID286443

ISBN: 1925003655


MINT - a NEW copy. 291 pages Examines the 1940s Northern Territory based work of noted anthropologists Ronald and Catherine Berndt, the relationship with the, then, large cattle producing concern, Vesteys and the Aboriginal people. Abrogating Responsibility seeks answers to the question: how was it possible, with so much knowledge about the horrendous conditions Aboriginal people laboured and lived in, and so many well-intentioned agencies and individuals, that nothing ... View more info

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The Best of Both Worlds: Aboriginal Health Then and Now (Occasional Papers No 36)

By: Hargrave, John C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Darwin, State Library of the Northern Territory: 1993

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291505

ISBN: 0724507892


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - staplebound 9 pages Occasional Papers No. 36 State Library of the Northern Territory. The seventh Eric Johnson Lecture delivered in 1992. View more info

Image for A Son of 'The Red Centre'. Memoirs and Anecdotes of the Life of Road Train Pioneer and Bush Inventor of the Northern Territory of Australia

A Son of 'The Red Centre'. Memoirs and Anecdotes of the Life of Road Train Pioneer and Bush Inventor of the Northern Territory of Australia

By: Johannsen, Kurt G. [Edited by Daphne Palmer]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by the Author: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID258026

ISBN: 0646133039


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with many fascinating old black & white photographs as well as eight pages of recent photographs in colour. 254 pages View more info

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Big John. The Extraordinary Adventures of John McKinlay 1819-1872

By: Lockwood, Kim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, State Library of Victoria: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID257468


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 194 pages McKinlay was the first European to lead a team across the Australian continent from the south coast to the north and return safely, yet his story has never been told. View more info

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We Helped To Blaze The Track

By: Marshall, Vanda

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Townsville, Published by Author: 1980

Seller ID: ID253698

ISBN: 0959896082


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 248 pages Fascinating tale of true experiences in Northern Territory Outback with vivid glimpses of Darwin in World War One. View more info

Medicine Man

By: McCann, Frank

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1959

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID253796


Octavo size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 208pages b/w illustrations. An account of a Doctor's life in the early days of the Northern Territory. View more info

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Medicine Man

By: McCann, Frank

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1959

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID286849


Octavo size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ Spine faded. 208pages b/w illustrations. An account of a Doctor's life in the early days of the Northern Territory. View more info