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Issue Details: First known date: 2019... 2019 Meet the Fokker : The Tempests and Evasions of Charles Kingsford Smith
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'People spent a lot of time looking for the pioneering aviator Charles Kingsford Smith. When he disappeared for the final time in 1935 just south of Myanmar, then known as Burma, he was just thirty-eight but felt ancient. Hopeful rescuers came from far and wide, but their efforts were not rewarded. Ann Blainey remarks wryly that one day the Andaman Sea may ‘give up its secret’, but, until then, Smithy’s final resting place is as mysterious as that of MH 370.'  (Introduction)

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    y separately published work icon Australian Book Review ABR no. 412 June - July 2019 16727692 2019 periodical issue 2019 pg. 49-50
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