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image of The Rivers Of Home: Frank Lacy - Kimberley Pioneer

The Rivers Of Home: Frank Lacy - Kimberley Pioneer

by Nixon, Marion 1936 -

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Marion Nixon, Perth, 1975. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs and Map. Frank Boswood Lacy, born in New Zealand in 1899, came to the Kimberleys in 1923 and worked as a drover; account of Forrest River Mission, Munja Aboriginal Settlement and Mount Elizabeth Station; details of Aboriginal culture and work in cattle… Read more
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The Invasion of the Moon 1969 Story of Apollo 11

by Ryan, Peter

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140522785
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AU$7.95

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Penguin, Ringwood, Victoria, 1969. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic & diagrammatic. a very clean copy, of the story of Apollo 11. Slight rubbing of the top and bottom edges of the illustrated paperback binding. Internally clean and free of annotation. Numerous diagrams and drawings, and a central section of 21 black-and-white… Read more
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missions to the moon – 40th anniversary of Mann's first walk on the moon

by Pyle, Rod

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781847322524
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AU$29.17

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Carlton Books, London, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/Slipcased. Illustrator: photographic & inserts and reproductions of documents. From the beginning of recorded history man has gazed into space and yearned to explore. Beginning with the Space Race between the Soviet Union and the United States during the Cold War, this unique… Read more
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Space Odyssey – a voyage to the planets

by Haines, Tim & Riley, Christopher

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780563521549
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AU$14.58

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BBC Books, London, 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs & drawings. has been protected since purchase, is no damage to the dust jacket no damage to the book stop it could be given as a gift. The book is the story of Project Pegasus, first man voids to the planets –… Read more
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Space 50

by Bizony, Piers

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060890100
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AU$18.23

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Smithsonian Books & HarperCollins, New York, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs. there is a slight curve to the front and rear boards from improper storage, this should remediate itself with time. There is no other damage, the dust jacket was protected since purchase. There is a forward by Sir Arthur C… Read more
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Captain James Cook; Seaman and Scientist

by Finnis, Bill

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781904449140
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Chaucer Press, London, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Foreword by author, glossary, bibliography, index and picture credits. Photographic end pages showing a tropical beach scene with a sailing boat at rest. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations and the… Read more
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The China Voyage; A Pacific Quest by Bamboo Raft

by Severin, Tim

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Published
1995
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780349106502
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AU$9.28

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Abacus, London, 1995. Reprint. Softcover. Good. Illustrator: Joe Beynon and Rex Warner – Photographers. Acknowledgements. At the beginning of the text there is a double page map showing the voyage of the Raft Hsu Fu stop the text is illustrated with two inserts, of eight pages each, of colour photography; and, throughout the text there… Read more
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The Voyages of Matthew Flinders

by Colwell, Max and Finch, Peter

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780600359494
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AU$10.94

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Paul Hamlyn, London, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 900 g; p. 152 pp. (last blank); numerous maps (some double-page & full-page), lavishly illustrated with full-page coloured & black and white plates & other illustrations, index; slight spotting of the top edge of the text block, no other damage, no… Read more
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image of Body at the Melbourne Club: Bertram Armytage, Antarctica's Forgotten Man

Body at the Melbourne Club: Bertram Armytage, Antarctica's Forgotten Man

by Burke, David

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781862548336
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Wakefield press, Adelaide, 2009. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. a secondhand copy, reading creases on the spine, no other damage, no annotations. Illustrated with reproductions of artworks, a map, black-and-white photographs, drawings et cetera. Includes bibliography & index, and a glossary of polar terms. This biography traces the enigmatic life of an unsung Explorer, Bertram… Read more
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The Discovery and Exploration of Australia

by Feeken , Erwin H. J. & Feeken, Gerda E. E.; & Spate, O. H. K

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780170018128
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Nelson, Melbourne, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.55 kg; pp. [viii], 318, [2](blank); double-page coloured reproduction of Ortelius's map of the Pacific Ocean (Maris Pacifici, Amsterdam, 1570), 24 full-page coloured maps, with 11-page key, 170 illustrations (some full-page), including 11 in colour, & several text maps, 45-page gazetteer of Australian… Read more
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image of Waterless Horizons; The first full-length study of the extraordinary life-story of Edward John Eyre, Explorer,  Overlander and Pastoralist in Australia

Waterless Horizons; The first full-length study of the extraordinary life-story of Edward John Eyre, Explorer, Overlander and Pastoralist in Australia

by Uren, Malcolm and Stephens, Robert

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$51.04

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Robertson and Mullens, Melbourne, 1941. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 520 g.; 256 pp., last page blank, preface by authors, list of illustrations, bibliography. Illustrated endpapers, showing a map of Australia with a portrait of Edward John Eyre overlaing pastoral scenes. Black and white illustrated frontispiece, being a… Read more
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image of Cosmos : a survey of achievements in space by the USSR to celebrate the Soviet Space Exhibition at the Museum of Victoria, August 1984

Cosmos : a survey of achievements in space by the USSR to celebrate the Soviet Space Exhibition at the Museum of Victoria, August 1984

by Brand, Pamela – editor

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
ISBN
9780949616005
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Michael Edgley International, Melbourne, 1984. Edition Unstated. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographs. The lower right-hand corner of the front panel has a crease, starting 4 inches along the bottom edge, and 3 inches on the side edge. No other damage, no annotations. Includes a four page glossary of space terms, a chronology of 27 years of… Read more
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Darwin and the Beagle

by Moorehead, Alan

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780140033274
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Penguin, London, 1971. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. List of illustrations, chronology of the voyage of The Beagle, bibliography and index. Illustrated end pages showing various forms of animals and birds. The text is illustrated with colour and black-and-white illustrations, most contemporary to the voyage that Darwin undertook, if… Read more
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Captain Cook's Three Voyages round the World , with a sketch of his life

by Low, Lieutenant Charles R. – Editor

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Published
No date
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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The Standard Library Company, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Introduction by editor. The text is illustrated in a green coloured cloth, with the back strip being plain with silver coloured titles and the front panel textured with silver coloured embossed titles – please see photograph. Title says it… Read more
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image of Edward Wilson of the Antarctic; Naturalist and Friend, Together with a Memoir of of Oriana Wilson

Edward Wilson of the Antarctic; Naturalist and Friend, Together with a Memoir of of Oriana Wilson

by Seaver, George

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Published
1959
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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John Murray, London, 1959. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Edward Wilson. introduction by Apsley Cherry-Garrard, foreword by author, list of illustrations and maps, index. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, being a portrait of Edward Wilson by Hugh Riviere. Text is illustrated with 3 maps (1 folding), & 16 black and white plates from Wilson's watercolours… Read more
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image of The Lights of Cobb and Co.; The Story of the Frontier Coaches 1854-1924

The Lights of Cobb and Co.; The Story of the Frontier Coaches 1854-1924

by Austin, K. A

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Rigby Limited, Adelaide, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Acknowledgements, list of illustrations, list of maps and diagrams, bibliography and index. Dark gold coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings. Brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound) with black coloured titles… Read more
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The Lights of Cobb and Co.; The Story of the Frontier Coaches 1854-1924

by Austin, K. A

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Rigby Limited, Adelaide, 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Acknowledgements, list of illustrations, list of maps and diagrams, bibliography and index. Dark gold coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and drawings. Brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound) with black coloured titles… Read more
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image of Empires Lost and Won ; The Spanish Heritage in the Southwest

Empires Lost and Won ; The Spanish Heritage in the Southwest

by Marrin, Albert

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689804144
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AU$14.58

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Atheneum Books for Young Readers,, New York, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Endnotes, some more books and index. The text is illustrated with numerous reproductions, in black-and-white, of contemporary illustrations, black-and-white photographs and at the beginning of the text a double page map showing… Read more
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image of Beyond Earth: Our Path to a New Home in the Planets

Beyond Earth: Our Path to a New Home in the Planets

by Wohlforth, Charles &Hendrix, Amanda

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Published
2016
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780804197977
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Pantheon, New York, 2016. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Colour photographs. Clean copy, the only damage to the book is a red marking pen spot the bottom edge of the pages. In this book the authors offer groundbreaking research and argued persuasively that not Mars, but Titan – a moon of Saturn with a… Read more
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image of travels in the interior of Africa

travels in the interior of Africa

by Park, Mungo

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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The Folio Society, London, 1991. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Slipcased. Illustrator: frontispiece. second-hand copy, no damage to the book. The front cover has a tipped on illustration. End page maps, reproducing the 2 journeys of Mungo Park. illustrated with contemporary artwork. Includes glossary. The text of this book is taken from the 1860… Read more
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