German translations of short stories by 35 Australian writers. Published in the then German Democratic Republic.
Includes biographical notes on the authors (pp. 541-557) and an afterword by the editor (pp. 531-540).
'On the 9th of August, 1829, the 'Cyprus' a vessel which was employed by the Government of Hobart Town to Macquarie Harbour, was seized by the convicts and carried into the South Seas.' (112)