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Issue Details: First known date: 1978 1978
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Hamilton Wrightson, millionaire mine-owner and pastoralist, controls twenty-three million acres of North West Western Australia but saboteurs are destroying his holdings. Wrightson hires George Galbraith, ex-diplomatic intelligence man and expert on subversion and terrorism. Galgraith and Wrightson's assistant - 'one of the most strikingly beautiful women he has ever seen - and the most unobtainable' - find the answers.
Source: p.[1] (McMillan, 1978)

Adaptations

form y Silent Reach Ted Roberts , Sydney : Syme International Productions , 1983 Z1816581 1983 series - publisher film/TV adventure mystery Hamish Wrightson hires ex-CIA agent Steven Sinclair to protect his mining and processing interests in north-western Queensland.

Notes

  • Also published in braille and sound recording formats.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • London,
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      England,
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      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
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      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Macmillan , 1978 .
      Extent: 285, [2] p.p.
      ISBN: 0333251946
    • London,
      c
      England,
      c
      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Sydney, New South Wales,: Futura , 1982 .
      Extent: 315p.
      ISBN: 0708821332
Alternative title: Tvungen orlov
Language: Danish
    • Copenhagen,
      c
      Denmark,
      c
      Scandinavia, Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Lademann , 1980 .
      Extent: 281p.
      ISBN: 8715010392

Works about this Work

Aspects of Australia : Aborigines and Adventure Elizabeth Perkins , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: LiNQ , vol. 7 no. 1 1979; (p. 94-98)

— Review of Silent Reach Osmar E. White 1978 single work novel ; Bend to the Wind Nene Gare 1978 selected work short story ; People are Legends : Aboriginal Poems Kevin Gilbert 1978 selected work poetry
Exploring the Territory : Some Recent Australian Novels Peter Pierce , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 38 no. 2 1979; (p. 225-233) Oceanic Literature , no. 5 1983; (p. 332-345)

— Review of An Imaginary Life : A Novel David Malouf 1978 single work novel ; The Year of Living Dangerously Christopher Koch 1978 single work novel ; Bitter Bread Ronald McKie 1978 single work novel ; Idlers in the Land Keith Thomas 1978 single work novel ; Tirra Lirra by the River Jessica Anderson 1978 single work novel ; The Bitter Lotus Richard Beilby 1978 single work novel ; Where the Queens All Strayed Barbara Hanrahan 1978 single work novel ; Silent Reach Osmar E. White 1978 single work novel
Spinifex Roots and the Northern Myth Elsie Scott , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , September vol. 23 no. 9 1979; (p. 71-72)

— Review of Silent Reach Osmar E. White 1978 single work novel
Aspects of Australia : Aborigines and Adventure Elizabeth Perkins , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: LiNQ , vol. 7 no. 1 1979; (p. 94-98)

— Review of Silent Reach Osmar E. White 1978 single work novel ; Bend to the Wind Nene Gare 1978 selected work short story ; People are Legends : Aboriginal Poems Kevin Gilbert 1978 selected work poetry
Exploring the Territory : Some Recent Australian Novels Peter Pierce , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Meanjin , Winter vol. 38 no. 2 1979; (p. 225-233) Oceanic Literature , no. 5 1983; (p. 332-345)

— Review of An Imaginary Life : A Novel David Malouf 1978 single work novel ; The Year of Living Dangerously Christopher Koch 1978 single work novel ; Bitter Bread Ronald McKie 1978 single work novel ; Idlers in the Land Keith Thomas 1978 single work novel ; Tirra Lirra by the River Jessica Anderson 1978 single work novel ; The Bitter Lotus Richard Beilby 1978 single work novel ; Where the Queens All Strayed Barbara Hanrahan 1978 single work novel ; Silent Reach Osmar E. White 1978 single work novel
Spinifex Roots and the Northern Myth Elsie Scott , 1979 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , September vol. 23 no. 9 1979; (p. 71-72)

— Review of Silent Reach Osmar E. White 1978 single work novel
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