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Author Adam-Smith, Patsy, 1926-2001

Title The desert railway / Patsy Adam Smith
Published [Adelaide] : Rigby, [1974]
[Adelaide] : Rigby, [1974]

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 W'PONDS  385.0994 Ada  AVAILABLE
Description 138 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents 1. The Trans -- 2. The trail blazer -- 3. The nickel-plated banjo -- 4. The desert schooners -- 5. Port Augusta, back of beyond -- 6. The route -- 7. A waterless land -- 8. Building the line -- 9. The desert echo -- 10. A day's work for a day's pay -- 11. Closing the gap -- 12. The map shrinkers -- 13. The Nullarbor strike -- 14. Daisy and the railway -- 15. The Royal Train traveller
Analysis Transport. Railways. Australia. Trans-Australian Railway, 1912-1917
Notes Transport. Railways. Australia. Trans-Australian Railway, 1912-1917 (ANB/PRECIS SIN 600233901)
Subject Trans-Australian Railway
Railroads -- Australia -- History.
Railroads -- Australia.
Trans-Australian Railway
Nullarbor Plain (S.A. and W.A.) -- Description and travel.
Transcontinental Railway (S. Aust and N.T.) -- History
LC no. anb85179675
ISBN 0851796753
9780851796758