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Issue Details: First known date: 1991... 1991 Alice
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Examines the early history of Alice Springs, and the twentieth-century rumours surrounding the Pine Gap defence facility.

Notes

  • From p136, 141-144, 146 of Outback.

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon North of the Ten Commandments : A Collection of Northern Territory Literature David Headon (editor), Rydalmere : Hodder and Stoughton , 1991 Z54431 1991 anthology poetry short story prose correspondence extract

    'The writers and story-tellers included in this collection relate an important, even epic tale. They tell a story which in 1988 (white Australia's bicentennial year) rarely received attention because, while it tells of courage and love, it also focuses on killing and conquest, eccentricity and madness, and a land as hostile and murderous as it could be gentle and caring...' (Source: Preface)

    Rydalmere : Hodder and Stoughton , 1991
    pg. 202-205
Last amended 15 Oct 2008 11:32:53
Subjects:
  • Pine Gap, Alice Springs, Southern Northern Territory, Northern Territory,
  • Alice Springs, Southern Northern Territory, Northern Territory,
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