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Frank Wilimczyk handsome title page drawing and decorative cover design plus drawing Nineteen (19) photographs by various photographers, illustrate Australia's Fabulous Wilderness Country.
1. A Nameless Hopeless, Distress
2. Stuart and the Ghan (Ghan an Indian camel driver employed in the outback)
3. The Alice
4. In the Dreaming
5. The Bitumen
6. The Jungle
7. Demoiselles and Bullseyes
8. On Beachcombing
9. Bear into Albatross
The "Rum Jungle" in the Northern Territory of Australia. Site of a uranium deposit, found in 1949, which has been mined.
The area derives its name from an incident when a thief stole 750 ounces of gold from miners after getting them drunk with rum.
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- Pontaccio (US)
- Bookseller's Inventory #
- Rum Jungle
- Alan Moorehead
- Frank Wilimczyk (Illustrator)
- Dark Blue Hardcover; rubbed along outer edges. Good strong binding p.o.'s bookplate; otherwise, unmarked No jac
- Book condition
- Used - GOOD
- First edition, 1st Printing
- Charles Scribner's Sons
- Place of Publication
- New York
- Date Published
- Australia Mining Uranium mines Aborigines
- Bookseller catalogs
- Travel and Exploration;
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