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Title:A Long Way from Silver Creek; A Family Memoir
Price:AUD$11.20 (about USD$8.00)
Item ID:SB00-0117200
Publisher:Self Published, Double Bay, New South Wales, 2000
Condition:Very Good
Self Published, 2000, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, First, Illustrated By: Photographic

foreword and preface by author and bibliography. The text is illustrated with four inserts, of eight pages each, of colour and black-and-white photographs. Photographic card cover with black, silver and gilt coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Colour photograph of author to the rear book panel. The book has French flaps. The story of the author's family over three generations of living and farming in north eastern Victoria – Kelly country. It is the story of her indomitable father, who, grew up at Silver Creek, then joined the Australian Navy, became a prisoner of war on the Burma Railway after surviving the sinking of HMAS Perth, of his wife and family they had and of a 50-year-old romance known as "the understanding". Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Age toning of the textblock edges and of the pages. Size: Trade Paperback. 351, [1] pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australia; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 1875574395. ISBN/EAN: 9781875574391. Inventory No: 0117200.
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