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Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 Dry River
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Dry River is a 'Humorous, gritty, real…David Mills’ biography, Dry River, is a richly detailed account of working life in the Australian Outback in the last days of the old stockroutes and packsaddle cattle camps. An extraordinary story of an ordinary bloke.' (Source: Publishers website)


  • Introduction by Randolph Stow.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

      Darlington, Mundaring area, Eastern Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: 2000 .
      Extent: 188p.p.
      Description: illus., maps and ports.
      • Includes bibliography
      ISBN: 0646385828 (pbk)
    • Carlisle, Victoria Park area, South & South East Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Hesperian Press , 2012 .
      Extent: xxiv, 188p.
      Edition info: new ed.
      Description: illus., maps and ports.
      • Includes a foreword by Randolph Stow, 2000.
      • Originally published, by Darlington W.A. : R. Percy, 2000
      • Includes bibliography
      ISBN: 9780859055055 (pbk)
      Series: y separately published work icon Aboriginal Studies Series Hesperian Press , Carlisle : Hesperian Press , 1980- 9949601 1980 series - publisher biography

      These books have either total Aboriginal content, substantial Aboriginal content, or contain Aboriginal material of interest. (Hesperian Press website)

      Number in series: 65
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