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An Island Unto Itself
An Island Unto Itself: William Dampier and New Holland
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The biography and history of W. Dampier, his times and exploration in WA 1688-1699.
Australian Cyclopedias Compendium Set
Australian Cyclopedias Compendium Set
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The Australian Cyclopedias are an incredibly important resource for all historians researching Australian history, but just what are they, and what do they contain ...
Blinco From Hedgerley to Australia: An Account of Henry and Alfred Blinco's Migration and Resettlement in Australia
Blinco From Hedgerley to Australia: An Account of Henry and Alfred Blinco's Migration and Resettlement in Australia
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Two Blinco brothers from Hedgerley in Buckinghamshire, England left English farm life to become successful father figures for a vast family spread across Australia. This account details their origins, migration and resettlement ...
Bowyangs & Boomerangs
Bowyangs and Boomerangs: Reminiscences of 40 Years Prospecting in Australia and Tasmania
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Facsimile f the original 1944 edution. This is M.J. O'Reilly, or 'Mulga Mick' as he was known, autobiographical account of his life in Western Australia, Northern Territory, South Australia and ...
Calvert's Golden West
Calvert's Golden West: Albert Frederick Calvert, a Biography an Bibliography
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Albert Frederick Calvert claimed that he was born in Australia of an Australian born father. If this is correct, this would make him the only Australian born author to have ...
Cyclopedia of Western Australia 1912-13
Cyclopedia of Western Australia 1912-13
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The Cyclopedias that were published for most states of Australia around the beginning of the 20th Century are a vast resource of historical and biographical information.
Ernest Giles: Explorer & Traveller
Ernest Giles: Explorer and Traveller 1835-1897
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Between 1872 and 1876 Ernest Giles led 5 expeditions into Australia's western
interior, during which he discovered more land than any other explorer of this
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Fiercely individualistic and fdriven by ...
Exploring Expedition Through Interior 1844
Exploring Expedition Through the Interior of Australia 1844
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In 1844 Ludwig Leichardt led his first expedition to Port Essington in the Northern Territory. Complete with details of the route traveled, and what they saw, this publication recounts the journey.
Fifty Years Afloat
Fifty Years Afloat: The Autobiography of a Ferryman
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'Fifty Years Afloat' details the Rottnest and Swan River ferry boats and the men who ran them.P Hugh Cameron's interesting and well-written account of his experience in small vessels, particularly ...
Geographic Travels in Central Australia
Geographic Travels in Central Australia from 1872-1874
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The book consists of Giles' diaries kept during his first two expeditions from central Australia, (i.e. the area around Ayres Rock, now Uluru), west in search of a route ...
In Australian Tropics
In Australian Tropics
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Facsimilies of the 1909 edition. In this reprint of the original, the author (Alfred Searcy), a customs officer who, for fourteen years was stationed at Port Darwin in the Northern ...
Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia
Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia
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Sir Thomas Livingston Mitchell arrived in Sydney, having accepted the position of Assistant Surveyor-General in New South Wales. Between 1831 and 1864 he led four expeditions. The journal of his last is described here.
Leaves from a Prospectors Diary
Leaves From a Prospectors Diary
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James Edmund Tregurtha was born on 22 April 1867 at Deniliquin, New South  Wales, to James Bryant ant Frances Marguarite Tregurtha. He was apprenticed at fifteen to a ...
Moondyne Joe: Man & the Myth
Moondyne Joe: The Man and the Myth
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Joseph Bolitho Johns 'Moondyne Joe', (or 'Moonie' to his mates) was a good badman who gallops across the pages of Western Australian history with all the spirit of a wild ...
Northern Patrol: Australian Saga
Northern Patrol: An Australian Saga
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Travellers who venture into the northern and eastern parts of Western  Australia enter a world that is still very much a frontier. The landscapes are spectacular by unforgiving; ...
Outback Trail
Outback Trail h/c-S
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Pioneers of the Kimberley
Pioneers of the Kimberley: The Maggie Lilly Story
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'Pioneers of the Kimberley' is the story of five generations of outback women  and men. It is the moving tale of Maggie Lilly and many other pioneers who  ...
Suicides and Settlers: 19th Century WA History
Suicides and Settlers: Their Place in 19th Century Western Australian Social History
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This book is a social history of 19th Century Western Australia told through the 315 suicides recorded here from the towns of the Swan settlement, Fremantle, Perth and Guildford. They also reach from the Kimberley to Esperance and the distant deserts ...
The Brand on his Coat: WA Convicts
The Brand on his Coat: Biographies of Some Western Australian Convicts
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'The Brand on his Coat' relates the histories of a few of the nine and a half thousand convicts who were transported to Western Australia during 1850 to 1868.
Cyclopaedia of Western Australia (2 vols)
The Cyclopedia of Western Australia
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These unique volumes contain a concise history of early Western Australia together with biographical data on over 950 pioneers and their families - together with photographs. An essential reference work ...
The Forgotten Explorers: Pioneer Geologists of Western Australia 1826-1926
The Forgotten Explorers: Pioneer Geologists of Western Australia 1826-1926
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This book is the first to give brief histories of all the main geologists who worked in this early period and mentions many others who had connections, albeit to a lesser extent, with the vital work of investigating the geology, landforms, soils and resources of Australia's largest state.
Law Provides
The Law Provides
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After WWI, Ed. Morrow became a mounted policeman. His patrols through the North West, Kimberleys and Murchison chasing cattle spearers, killer & tracking lost men, gave him a view of ...
Outback Trail
The Outback Trail
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The author (Gus Luck), arrived in Western Australia at a propitious time in its history - the start of the Western Uatralian gold rush. Although his early experiences were unrelated ...
Rebel of Glenmalure: History of M. Dwyer
The Rebel of Glenmalure: A History of Michael Dwyer
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This book will be of absorbing interest to those who follow Irish family and  Catholic Church history. Dr Charles Dickson, the author of the book 'The life of  ...
Thomas Edwards of Beverley h/c
Thomas Edwards of Beverley: Immigrant, Policeman, Settler
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When Thomas Edwards came from England to Western Australia in 1857 with his  young wife, Ann Maria Griffith and their first son, John, he was prepared to take ...
Thomas Edwards of Beverley s/c
Thomas Edwards of Beverley: Immigrant, Policeman, Settler
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When Thomas Edwards came from England to Western Australia in 1857 with his  young wife, Ann Maria Griffith and their first son, John, he was prepared to take ...
Tom & Jack: Frontier Story
Tom and Jack: A Frontier Story
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A veteran drover and cattleman, Tom Kilfoyle partnered his kinsmen the  Duracks in exploring and overlanding to the Kimberleys. His son Jack was an  enterprising and mischievous man, the defendant ...
Walker in the Wilderness: R. Anketell
Walker in the Wilderness: The Life of R.J. Anketell
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We built no heroes, but we left no bones' - this remark, said by a  colleague, sums up the meticulous planning and execution of the expeditions led by Richard John ...
Western Pioneers
Western Pioneers: The Battle Well Fought
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The reminiscences of a pioneer settler in Western Australia. Early descriptions of Perth, Geraldton, natives, South-West, people, businesses etc.
William Ford of Coolgardie
William Ford and Coolgardie
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Biography of the discoverer of Coolgardie giving new information ...
Yammatji
Yammatji: Aboriginal Memories of the Gascoyne
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Biographies and history of aboriginals of the Gascoyne with many photographs and drawings.
   
 
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