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Issue Details: First known date: 2007... 2007 Stories of the Outback
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'Outback Stories is a collection of Bert's favourite tales. He details the exploits of his favourite Outback hero - Ernest Giles; follows the exciting life of gambler Harry Redford; and shares the trials of Sister Ruth whose story and deeds of sacrifice in this country are as prominent as Florence Nightingale.'
Source: publishers blurb


  • Dedication: This book is dedicated to my loving wife Rona.........[and] To our great friend Margot Vaughan......[and] My sincere thanks to Rolf Harris for his painting of me.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Brolga Publishing , 2007 .
      Extent: xvii, 235p. [8]p. of plates]p.
      Description: illus. (chiefly col.), ports., maps
      • Introduction by Rolf Harris
      ISBN: 9781921221170
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